Aug. 24, 1922-March 13, 2013
Martha E. Bear, 90, of Elida passed away at 4:15 a.m. on Wednesday at Vancrest Healthcare Center in Delphos.
She was born on Aug. 24, 1922, to Irvin and Susanna (Shenk) Diller, who preceded her in death.
On June 20, 1942, she was united in marriage to Joseph G. Bear, who preceded her in death on March 1, 2002.
Services will begin at 10 a.m. on Saturday at Sharon Mennonite Church, with John Brunk, Kevin Beachy and Stanley Bear officiating. Burial will follow in the church’s cemetery.
Visitation will be from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. on Friday at Harter and Schier Funeral Home and one hour prior to the service at the church.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Sharon Mennonite Church.
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