Born March 14, 1938, in New Bremen, Ohio, she was the daughter of Adrian and Helen (Brewer) Greber. She married Jack W. Bortner on June 24, 1989, in Churubusco; he survives in Auburn.
Also surviving are two daughters, Nanette (nee, Lilie) (Robert) Isenbarger of New Haven and Susan (nee.Lilie) (Byron) Gallmeyer of Hoagland; a stepdaughter, Lesa (Randal) Wilke of Clinton, Ohio; a stepson, Mitchel (Laura) Bortner of Holland, Mich.; six grandchildren, Mark Isenbarger, Brian Isenbarger, Matthew Gallmeyer, Kristen Gallmeyer, Rachel Gallmeyer, and Audrey Bortner; and a sister, Jane Egbert of Anna, Ohio.
Service is 11 a.m. Monday, November 21, 2011, at Feller & Clark Funeral Home, 1860 S. Center St., Auburn, with visitation one hour prior. The Rev. Ted Jansen officiating.
Visitation is from 2-6 p.m. Sunday, November 20, 2011, at the funeral home.
Burial in Woodlawn Cemetery, Auburn.
Memorials may be directed to First United Methodist Church or Cancer Services of Northeast Indiana. To view an online obituary or to send condolences, visit www.fellerandclark.com.