Bernice E. Green, age 96, of Elwood, IN passed away on Monday, March 21, 2022 in Anderson, IN at the home of her daughter, Linda.
Bernice was born in Elwood on October 4, 1925, to the late Philip and Loral (Rubert) Foley. On November 14, 1948, she married James E. Green and they shared 48 years of marriage together before he passed away on February 10, 1997.
Bernice was a homemaker who took pride in caring for her family and home. She was a former member of the First Baptist Church and a current member of the New Beginnings Fellowship Church. Bernice enjoyed working outdoors in her flower garden and was a crafty person who loved to sew and crochet. She also bowled for many years in the Wednesday Morning League at Wells Bowling Lanes.
Bernice is survived by a daughter, Linda (Rick) Caldwell of Anderson; and a son, Gary Green of Sacramento, CA; 3 grandchildren, Lora Caldwell, Kathy Anderson and Blaine Caldwell; 3 great-grandchildren, Robin, Alec and Jack; and 1 great-great-granddaughter. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; granddaughter, Andrea Caldwell; son, Mark Green; three sisters; and three brothers.
Visitation will be held from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm on Tuesday, March 29, 2022 at Dunnichay Funeral Home in Elwood. A funeral service celebrating Bernice's life follow at 1:00 pm with Rev. John Davis officiating. Burial will follow in Sunset Memorial Park in Elwood.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to New Beginnings Fellowship Church, 1629 South 19th Street, Elwood, IN 46036.
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