|Elzada J. Birky|
|Date Of Birth:||07/29/1929|
|Date Of Death:||08/02/2012|
|Service Date:||Funeral service at 10:30 am on Monday, August 6, 2012 at East White Oak Bible Church in Carlock, IL. Visitation will be held from 1-4 pm on Sunday, August 5, 2012 at the Ruestman-Harris Funeral Home in El Paso.|
Elzada J. Birky
El Paso- Elzada J. Birky, 83, of El Paso, IL formerly of Hudson,
IL passed away at 7:10 am on Thursday, August 2, 2012 at Heritage
Health Care in El Paso, IL where she was a resident.
She was born on July 29, 1929 in Flanagan, IL a daughter of
Raymond and Opal Simonin Zehr. She married James W. Birky on
November 9, 1952 in Carlock, IL. He survives.
Also surviving are one daughter, Lori (Tom) Guth of Hudson, IL;
one daughter-in-law, Lyndsey Birky of Hudson, IL; two sisters,
Melba Jean (Howard) Frink of Normal, IL; Romaine Bachus-Bell of
Chatsworth, CA; one brother, Marlow Zehr of Buckingham, IL; and
four grandchildren, Bret Birky of Hudson, IL; Mitch (Alicia) Birky
of Bloomington, IL; Elizabeth Guth (Gabe Madlem) of Hudson, IL; and
Daniel Guth of Hudson, IL.
She was preceded in death by her parents and one son, Ron.
Elzada farmed with her husband for many years in rural
She attended East White Oak Bible Church in Carlock, IL where
funeral services will be held at 10:30 am on Monday, August 6,
2012. Rev. David Noden will officiate. Visitation will be held from
1-4 pm on Sunday, August 5, 2012 at the Ruestman-Harris Funeral
Home in El Paso, IL. Burial will be in Kaufman Cemetery in rural
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Midwest Affiliate
or East White Oak Bible Church. Online condolences may be sent to
the family at ruestmanharrisfuneralhome.com.