Lorella "Lou" Greathouse, 84

Lorella "Lou" Greathouse, 84, of Wabash, died at 2:46 p.m., Tuesday, July 19, 2016, at Autumn Ridge Rehabilitation Center in Wabash. 

She was born May 17, 1932, in North Manchester, to Riley G. and Ina (Rinehart) Lambert.

Lorella was married to Milton H. Greathouse, in Wabash, on Sept. 12, 1980; he died March 17, 2011.  She worked at Wabash Magnetics, 14 years, and also at AF Billings, in Wabash.  She enjoyed floral crafts, and owned her own consignment shop, called Cottage Crafts.  She also enjoyed traveling.

She is survived by two children, Melinda (David) Keaffaber of Wabash and B. Douglas (Claudia) Weitzel of Lagro; six grandchildren, John (Laura) Memmer of Bloomington, Ill., Julie (Kent) Stone of Camby, Kara (Craig) Costerison of Anderson, Ellie (Michael) Chenault of Roann, Jared Weitzel of Seoul, South Korea, and Gary (Kim) Treska, of Lagro; her sister, Beverly Schnepp of North Manchester, and eight great-grandchildren. 

She was also preceded in death by her parents, one sister, Roseann Winger, and three brothers, Richard Lambert, Riley E. Lambert, and Max Lambert.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m., Tuesday, July 26, 2016, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Ave., Wabash, with David Stokes officiating.  Burial will be in Memorial Lawns Cemetery, Wabash.  Friends may call 2-7 p.m., Monday, July 25, 2016 at the funeral home.

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Posted on 2016 Jul 22