We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Suber-Shively Funeral Home
Rebecca “Becky” A. Ely, age 82, of Troy, Ohio passed away at 1:20 a.m. on July 27, 2022 in Troy Care and Rehabilitation Center, Troy, OH, surrounded by her loving family.
Born on December 3, 1939 in Bellevue, OH, Becky was a daughter of the late Kencil and Hallie Lenora (Vinton) Good.
She married her beloved husband of 49 years, Marvin L. Ely, on June 15, 1973 and he survives. Together they raised three daughters: Terrie (Michael) Werts of Centerville, OH, Jeanette (Bill) Flory-Sagan of Issaquah, WA, and Rhonda (Rick) Sauer of Peachtree City, GA. Becky was a loving grandmother to five grandchildren: Tyler (Kristina) Werts, Jenna Werts, Sam Werts, Jessica Sauer and Megan Sauer, and one great granddaughter, Addison Werts. She is also survived by many nieces, nephews and extended family members and friends. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by brothers Dick and Roger Good.
Becky was a 1957 graduate of Troy High School and a member of the Union Baptist Church. Becky was employed for Hobart Brothers and later Illinois Tool Company. She retired in 1999 after many years of service. Her favorite pastimes were shopping, traveling, going to casinos and dining out. Becky was a strong and determined woman who persevered through many health issues with kindness and grace and drew strength from her husband, Marvin, who was a patient and understanding caregiver.
Visitation and funeral services will be held all in one day on Monday, August 1, 2022 in the Suber-Shively Funeral Home, 201 W. Main Street, Fletcher, OH. Visitation for family and friends will be 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. Funeral services will be at 12:00 p.m. with Pastor Steve Jones of the Union Baptist Church presiding. Burial will follow in Fletcher Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers the family suggests donations to Goodwill Industries at donorbox.org.
Condolences to the family may be sent to www.shivelyfuneralhome.com.