April 4, 2009
Tuesday, April 7, 2009 2:00 pm Private Graveside
Elizabeth Ruth Pence, 89, of Urbana, passed away Saturday, April 4, 2009 at Forrest Glen Health Campus, Springfield. She was born on June 23, 1919 in Urbana, OH the daughter of Grant and Bessie (Bowers) Pence.
She had a great passion for her dogs, gardening, and planting flowers on the farm. Elizabeth also enjoyed sewing and quilting. She loved to visit with anyone who was willing to talk.
She is survived by numerous nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Starling F. and Marvin G. Pence; and sister, Geneva Grimes.
A private graveside service will be held at the convenience of the family. Services have been entrusted to VERNON FUNERAL HOME, Urbana. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, PO Box 15120, Chicago IL 60693, American Cancer Society, 2808 Reading Rd, Cincinnati Ohio 45206, or PAWS, 1535 W. US Hwy 36, Urbana Ohio 43078. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.