Survivors include two sons, Phillip E. Fernung and Dennis R. Fernung; three grandchildren, Rachel Fernung (Brad Tomlinson), Andrew Fernung (Melissa Mayfield), and Alisha Boone and her husband Brett, and two great-grandchildren, Faith Anne and Molly Grace. Also surviving are a niece, Annabelle (Mrs. Don) Vawter; a nephew, Donald Sellers; and friends Ilene Reith and Dora Britton.
In addition to her husband and her parents, her brother, Leon, and her sister, Genevive, preceded her in death.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. on what would have been her 101st birthday, Friday, Sept. 6, 2013, at Ellers Mortuary Main Street Chapel, 725 S. Main St., with Pastor Dale Bliss officiating. Burial will follow at Prairieville Cemetery, Tipton County. Friends may visit with the family from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the mortuary.
You are invited to read Madella’s full obituary at www.ellersmortuary.com, where you may sign the guest book, share a personal message or order flowers for the family. Ellers Mortuary Main Street Chapel, 725 S. Main St., is assisting the family with arrangements.