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ELBERFELD — Louise B. Sumner, 99, of Elberfeld, IN passed away on March 22, 2021. She was born on April 25, 1921 in Henderson, KY to the late Robert Lee and Mary J. (Cron) Bellew.

Louise was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother and great great grandmother. She loved her birds, dogs and raised finches.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, of 57 years, Harold E. Sumner; granddaughter, Debbie Sumner; sisters, Helen, Roberta, Mary Jo, Phyllis, Mable, Dorothy, Gertrude and Margaret; brothers, Roy, Tom, Floyd and Lloyd; son in law, Robert Ruston.

Louise is survived by her son, Jerry W. (Betty) Sumner; daughter, Connie Ruston; brother, James Edward Bellew; grandchildren, Rebecca Funk, Regina Wright, Robin Hollis, Tim Ruston, Renee Lofton, Revonne Storrer and Raina Galloway; 16 great grandchildren and 22 great great grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, March 25, 2021 from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Koehler Funeral Home Perigo Chapel, 7022 Heim Rd., Chandler, IN 47610.

Services were held on Friday, March 26, 2021 at the funeral home with Paul Hollis officiating. Burial took place at Maple Grove Cemetery.

The family would like to give a special thanks to Southern Care Hospice.

Memorial Contributions may be made to the charity of your choice.

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