Obituary for Ella Mae Ransbottom


Ella Mae Ransbottom

Ella Mae Ransbottom, age 88, of Claypool, IN, passed away on Monday, December 23, 2019 at Peabody Retirement Community, North Manchester, Indiana. Ella Mae was born on December 22, 1931 in Palestine, IN to Hubert and Evelyn (McCall) Shilling. She was united in marriage to Laveral “Bert” Ransbottom on October 23, 1949, in Palestine, Indiana.

She was a member of the United Methodist Church, Claypool.

Ella Mae is survived by four children, Cindy Gates, of Warsaw, IN, Roger (Dawn) Ransbottom, of Warsaw, IN, Sally (Rex) Gradeless, of Auburn, IN, and Kathy (Gary) Sponseller, of Warsaw, IN. In addition, she was survived by eleven grandchildren, Rhonda (Rene), Steven, Cheyenne(Justin), Karrin, Tyvan (Nicolette), Daren (Rachel), Wendy, Rex II (Molly), Kyle, Amy, Barry; fourteen great- grandchildren, Diego, Jordy, Aleah, Jake, Jenna, Kylie, Colt, Oaklee, Taylor, Kamden, Reagan, Emersyn, Ella, and Hailey. She was preceded in death by husband, Laveral Ransbottom on September 7, 2015.

Visitation will be from 4:00 -8:00 p.m. on Friday, December 27, 2019 at McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Warsaw. Her funeral will be held on Saturday, December 28, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at the funeral chapel with Pastor Dylan Stillman officiating. Interment will follow at Oakwood Cemetery, Warsaw.

In honor of Ella Mae, memorial contributions may be made to
Kosciusko Home Care & Hospice
1515 Provident Dr.
Warsaw, IN 46581



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