Loraine “Ween” Berry, 90, of Crothersville, IN, passed away at 1:13 AM on Tuesday, November 25, 2014 at Schneck Medical Center in Seymour, IN.
Born March 14, 1924 in Brownstown Township, Jackson County, Indiana, she was the daughter of William and Josie (Thomas) Shirley.
Loraine attended Tampico High School and then married Orlando Berry on June 4, 1945 in Columbus, Indiana. He preceded her in death.
She was a member of Tampico Christian Church, liked her flowers, gardening and was a fabulous cook. She had always worked in the food industry working at several restaurants, including, McDonalds, in Seymour and Brownstown, Burger Queen, and Pleasers in Seymour.
Survivors include her son, Larry Berry of Crothersville, IN, 1 grandson, Clinton R. Berry of Crothersville, IN, 1 brother, Billy (Sue) Shirley of Scottsburg, IN, 1 nephew, Larry Shirley of Tampico, IN, 2 nieces, Kathy (Mike) McKain and Tracey Shirley, both of Seymour, IN.
She was preceded in death by her siblings, 4 brothers, Rawland “Pod” Shirley, Roland “Shird” Shirley, Raymond “Bud” Shirley, Bobby Shirley, 3 sisters, Louise “Sis” Reynolds, Laverne “Tick” Henry, Margie Shirley, and a son, Roland Berry.
Pastor Randy King will conduct funeral services at 11:00 AM on Saturday, November 29, 2014 at Adams Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville, with burial to follow at Russell Chapel Cemetery.
Friends may visit on Friday, November 28, 2014 from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM at Adams Funeral Home and Crematory in Crothersville and after 10:00 AM on Saturday at the funeral home.
Memorial donations may be given to Russell Chapel Cemetery.