Mary Ellen Filbrun


January 19, 1925 - November 27, 2013

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FILBRUN, Mary Ellen
Age 88, of Sidney, formerly of Covington, passed away Wednesday, November 27, 2013, at Dorothy Love Retirement Community. She was born January 19, 1925, in Brookville, Ohio, to her parents Walter A. & Anna Mary (Wogoman) Simmons. Mary Ellen graduated from Johnsonville New Lebanon High School in 1943. On May 9, 1948, she married Paul Edward Filbrun in New Lebanon, Ohio, and together they shared a life for over 65 years. She worked as the office manager for Harris Thomas Drop Forge Co. until she retired in 1987. She was a member of the Living Word Fellowship, Troy, Ohio. She will be missed and remembered by her loving husband Paul Edward Filbrun; daughters & sons-in-law Linda Kay & Joe Coulter of New Knoxville, Ohio, LaDonna Lynn & Joe Wise of Los Angeles, CA; grandchildren Paul Coulter, Mary Kay Inkrott, Abigail Coulter, Timothy Coulter, Jennifer Nulty, Sean Wise; great grandchildren Emma Nulty, Essa Coulter; sister Phyllis Jean Warner of Brookville;
brother Keith Simmons of Virginia. Funeral services will be held 11:00 AM Saturday, November 30, at Jackson-Sarver Funeral Home, 10 S. High Street, Covington. Gilbert & Phyllis Welbaum will officiate with interment following at Highland Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 10-11 AM Saturday at the funeral home.