Ella Marie Krikie, 68, Harrisburg, passed away at 8:23 a.m. Tuesday, June 18, 2013, at St. Mary's Medical Center in Evansville, Ind.
Ella was born Aug. 20, 1944, in Mt. Vernon to the late Fred Deneen and Della Rachel (Wright) Dorris. Ella was a Psychiatric Tech at Harrisburg Medical Center and a member of Smart's Chapel Community Church of Harco.
Ella is survived by three children, Janet Baker and friend Ronnie Weemer of Harrisburg, Lora DeLapp of Newburgh, Ind., and Dan Grimes of Highland; four grandchildren, Ryan Baker and wife Danielle of Harrisburg, Jeremy DeLapp of Newburgh, Ind., Jonathan DeLapp of Harrisburg and Delaney Grimes of Highland; two great-grandchildren, Haddon Baker and Sebastian Baker; one sister, Vicki Blackman and husband Terry of Harrisburg; three nieces and nephews, Jennifer Irvin and husband Chad, and Brandi Phelps and husband Luke; sister-in-law and lifelong friend, Linda Wilson and husband Gene, of Muddy.
Ella was preceded in death by her parents and one granddaughter, Megan Grimes.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, June 21, 2013, at Reed Funeral Chapel in Harrisburg. Pastor Bob Workman will officiate and burial will follow in Sunset Lawn Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday, June 20, 2013, at Reed Funeral Chapel in Harrisburg. Memorials may be made to Smart's Chapel Community Church and envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
Condolences may be sent to the family through the obituary page at www.reedfuneralchapel.com.