Lillian Rebecca Culp, 96, died Saturday, Dec. 30 at her home.
She was born May 18, 1921 in Des Moines, Iowa to Louie and Martha (Connelly) Pietro.
On July 4, 1955 she married Romane Culp in Goshen. He died Jan. 2, 1998.
Survivors include three sons, Michael (Jacquelyn) Culp and James Culp, both of Goshen and Larry (Susie) Culp, Cromwell; four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Along with her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Catherine Fowler.
A member of the American Legion Auxiliary, she enjoyed crafts and sewing. As a fourth-grader she won the Des Moines, Iowa spelling bee contest.
Friends may call Thursday, Jan. 4 from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at Yoder-Culp Funeral Home where a 10 a.m. Friday funeral service will be conducted. The Rev. Sam Bennett, Nappanee First Church of God, will officiate.
Burial will follow in Violett Cemetey.
Memorials may be directed to American Cancer Society.
Online condolences may be shared at www.yoderculpfuneralhome.com.
Published on January 1, 2018