Ethel M. Newby, 90, of Eldora, died on Saturday, Aug. 25, 2012 at Valley View Nursing and Rehab Center in Eldora. Funeral services will be at 1:30 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 27 at the Eldora United Methodist Church in Eldora with Pastor Vicki Reece officiating. Burial will follow in Eastlawn Memory Gardens in Eldora. Visitation will be at the church one hour prior to the funeral service. In lieu of flowers memorials may be directed to the Eldora United Methodist Church, Care Initiatives Hospice, or the Eldora Public Library. Creps-Abels Funeral Home in Eldora is in charge of the arrangements and online condolences may be made at www.abelsfuneralhomes.com
Surviving are Ethel's children, Roy (Sharon) Newby of Plainfield, Indiana, Sharon Kay Newby of Louisville, Kentucky, Larry (Mary) Newby of Louisville and Richard (Vickie) Newby of Bradenton, Florida; two grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; sisters, Gertrude "Toots" (Curt) Severson, of Nevada, and Doris (Cecil) Windecker, of Hubbard; and by many nieces and nephews.