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(January 22, 1930 – February 24, 2017)

Ella May Weber, 87, of Sanford, passed into her Heavenly rest, surrounded by her loving family, grandchildren and great-grandchildren on Friday, February 24, 2017 at MidMichigan Medical Center. She was born on January 22, 1930 to the late John and Rachel (Everett) Suderman. She married Christian A. Weber in 1956. Ella May enjoyed hearing the stories of her five beloved grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren and their latest antics. She enjoyed sewing, playing hymns on the piano, and especially loved teaching children. Ella May was active in volunteering in the Awana program at Hope Baptist Church. Ella May is survived by her husband, Christian, son, Karl (Amy) Weber and daughter, Marianne (Kevin) Beechler, grandchildren: Airin (Michelle), Autumn (Josh), Andrew, Eric, Joyce (Shane) and 3 great grandchildren. She is also survived by her Sister Anna Butterfield. Ella May was predeceased by her siblings: Oralou Lymburner, Helen Davis, Marilyn Adams and John Suderman. A Funeral Service will take place at 11:00 am on Monday, February 26, 2017 at Hope Baptist Church with Pastor Neil Wiggins officiating. Visitation will be on Monday at the church from 9:30 am until the time of service. In lieu of flowers those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider Hope Baptist Church. Online condolences can be given at smithminer.com.