Geneva L. Finley


Geneva L. Finley, 77, died at her home Friday, July 5.
She was born June 6, 1942, in Pikeville, Kentucky, to Leonard and Alva (Coleman) Bartley.
She is survived by her children, Thea (Dale) Elswick, Goshen, Renea Ledeczi, Brazil, Melena (Alan) Long, Goshen, Wayne (Teresa) Mullins, Evansville, and Tim (Sheila) Mullins, New Paris; 15 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and a sister, Patricia Cantrell, Williamsburg, Virginia. She also leaves behind her beloved dog, Bella Rose.
Along with her parents, Geneva was preceded in death by eight sisters and a brother.
Geneva was a loving mother and grandmother.
In addition to being a homemaker, she also worked for Ritter's Frozen Custard, Smoker Craft Inc. and Walmart as a greeter.
Visitation will be Tuesday, July 9, from 4 to 8 p.m. at Yoder-Culp Funeral Home, 1911 S. Main St., Goshen.
A 10 a.m. funeral service will be conducted Wednesday, July 10, at New Paris First Brethren Church, 19076 3rd St., New Paris. Rev. Jeff Estep will officiate. Burial will follow at New Paris Cemetery.
Memorial gifts may be directed to Crohn's and Colitis Foundation, Attn: Financial Operations, 733 Third Ave., Ste. 510, New York, NY 10017, or online at
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Esther Pletcher
Jul 07, 2019
May you rest in peace in the loving arms of our Heavenly Father.