Vilena “Eileen” Morrell, age 75, residing in South Bend, Indiana passed away at 10:40 pm Thursday, August 23, 2018 at Sanctuary at Holy Cross, South Bend. She was born on February 17, 1943 in Bristol, Virginia. Eileen received her associate’s degree in computer programing from Draughans Junior College. She previously worked as a reporter for the Mishawaka Enterprise; Catholic Charities and for Market Strategies in South Bend. Eileen is survived by her daughters, Darla (Michael) Thyng of Leesburg, Florida, Abby (Brent) Mullins and Judith Morrell both of Bristol, Tennessee; sons, Keith (Cindy) Shelton of Unicoi, Tennessee, Dean Vaughn of Colorado, and Rob (Tommy Cleveland) Morrell of Plymouth; twelve grandchildren, Brooke (Cory) Jones, Athena Holland, Richard (Kirsten) Holland, Karah (Jon) Floyd, Kate Mullins, Benny Vaughn, Deven Vaughn, MacKenzie Shelton, Kelly Dameron, Peyton Mosley, Luxley Mosley and Joshlan Mosley; great grandchildren, Winter, Berkley, Annabelle, Quinlyn, Autumn and one on the way; her sister, Jayne (Jerry) Street of Johnson City, Tennessee; and her special friend, Mike Simmons. Her mother, Edna Louise Wiles Shelton preceded her in death. Memorial services will be held at 3:00 pm Sunday, August 26, 2018 at Zion United Church of Christ, 211 South St. Peter Street, South Bend, IN 46617. Rev. Peg Faulman, pastor of the church, will officiate. Friends may visit with the family one hour prior to services at the church. Palmer Funeral Home – West Chapel, South Bend and Southlawn Cremation Services are assisting the family with arrangements.
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Vilena Eileen Shelton Morrell February 17 1943 August 23 2018 (age 75).
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