Elda (Ellie) May (Biddinger) Harper

Born: Sun., Apr. 27, 1941
Died: Fri., Mar. 9, 2018


6:00 PM to 9:00 PM, Tue., Mar. 13, 2018
Location: Fickes Funeral Home

Funeral Service

1:00 PM Wed., Mar. 14, 2018
Location: Fickes Funeral Home

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Elda (Ellie) May Harper, 76 of Ashland died Friday March 9,

2018 at her residence. She was born April 27, 1941 in Ashland

Co. the daughter of Floyd W. and Bessie Gerwig Biddinger.

She was a graduate of Ashland High School and a homemaker.

She belonged to the Eagles where she was treasurer of the

Ladies Auxiliary and a member of the VFW.

She is survived by five children, Larry (Pegg) Harper of Ashland, Steven (Stacey) Harper of

Jeromesville, John (special friend Ginnie Scurlock) Harper of Ashland, Stacy (Brett) Emminger of

Jeromesville Shawn (Racheal) Harper of Ashland, a special niece Lisa (Jimi) Smith of Savannah

10 grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren, special friend, Bill Watkins and a brother, Gerald Biddinger

of Florida.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Carl Deane Harper on July 22, 2010, a

grandson, Adam Smith, a brother, Kenneth Biddinger and a sister, Judy Biddinger.

Services will be 1:00 PM Wednesday March 14, 2018 at Fickes Funeral Home in Jeromesville with

Zeke Hedglin officiating. Burial will be in Lake Fork Cemetery.

Friends may call Tuesday March 13, 2018 from 6-9 pm at the funeral home.

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tom and jean whittemire
   Posted Mon March 12, 2018
Dear Harper Kids, My heart is a bit empty today with the passing of your lovely Mom. I grew to love Dean and Ellie over the years at the Eagles Club and with your family. they say life is for the living, and it's true, but the wonderful memories that you have shared with loved ones will last forever. Our hearts and souls go out to all of you, and know that Mom and Dad will always be remembered and loved with us. tom and jean whittemire

Pat Plank
   Posted Mon March 12, 2018
I was deeply saddened of the loss of your mother. I have many wonderful memories of us playing cards and Sat nites at the Eagles Club. Ellie was a dear friend to many. Wishing you and your family strength and peace. Pat Plank in Alabama

Renee Zody
   Posted Mon March 12, 2018
So sorry for the loss of your mother Pegg. Bless you and your family.

Naomi Wander
   Posted Tue March 13, 2018
Harper family,

So sorry to hear about the passing of Elda. You have my deepest sympathy. God Bless you, and may God give you comfort.

God Bless all of your family,

Naomi Wander

Kim Liston
   Posted Tue March 13, 2018
Larry, Peg and family....I'm so sorry. I will keep you all in my prayers. 😢

   Posted Wed March 14, 2018
sorry for your loss

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