Elizabeth M. Mumy, 89, of Defiance, passed away peacefully on Monday, August 19, 2013, at the Kingsbury House, Defiance. She was born on July 19, 1924, to Berl and Ida (Miller) Bonner in Saginaw, Mich. On September 20, 1944, she married George D. Mumy, and he preceded her in death on April 18, 2004.
Elizabeth was a member of Zion Lutheran Church and the LLS at Zion. She was also a member of the Ladies' Oriental Shrine, NW Shrine Club, American Legion Auxiliary, Elks Ladies Auxiliary and the Defiance Hospital Auxiliary. Elizabeth worked at Cooper Tire & Rubber, National Automotive and at Brickell School as a teacher's aide.
Elizabeth is survived by her, son, Dale (Pam) Mumy of Defiance; daughter, Elaine (Tom) Conley of Pittsburgh, Pa.; 13 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, George D Mumy; sons, Jeff and Berl Mumy; sister, Thelma Walton; and two brothers in infancy.
Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Thursday, August 22, 2013, at Schaffer Funeral Home, Defiance, and one hour prior to the service at the church. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, August 23, 2013, at Zion Lutheran Church, Defiance, with Deacon Richard Anderson officiating. Entombment will take place in the Riverview Memory Gardens Mausoleum.
The family requests memorials be made to a charity of the donor's choice. Online condolences can be given at www.Schafferfh.com.