Velma L. Mumby
February 24, 1932 - April 21, 2022
Velma L. Mumby, age 90 of Monroe, passed away the morning of Thursday April 21, 2022 in her home surrounded by her loving family.
Velma was born February 24, 1932 in Harbor Beach, MI to the late Bill and Vera (Ramsey) Will. Velma worked as a bookkeeper for many years at Ilgenfritz Nursery and later Snow’s Nursery. She was a dedicated and faithful member of St. Paul United Methodist Church for over 60 years and was a member of Eve Circle, various committees and financial secretary for many years. Velma married Charles Mumby on August 16, 1952. Sadly, Charles passed away in November of 1987.
To cherish her memory, Velma leaves three daughters: Cheryl (Phillip) Manor, Jo Anne (Chuck) Cousino, and Denise (Hal) Shugarman; seven grandchildren: Nick (Jessica) Manor, Brad (Jaclyn) Manor, Kelly (Travis) Tomlin, Bryan Cousino, Steve (Natalie) Hilliard, Carly Hilliard, and Brooke Shugarman; and three great grandchildren: Emmett, Emma, and Adalyn.
Along with her parents and husband, Velma is preceded in death by her brother, Arnold Will, and her sister, Betty Poplawski.
Family and friends may visit from 4-7pm on Monday April 25, 2022 at Rupp Funeral Home. Velma will lie in-state at 10am on Tuesday April 26, 2022 at St. Paul’s United Methodist Church, where a funeral service celebrating her life will be held at 11am. Rev. William Lass, will officiate. Burial will immediately follow at Roselawn Memorial Park.
Anyone wishing to make a memorial contribution is asked to please consider St. Paul’s United Methodist Church.
Online condolences to the family may be made through www.ruppfunealhomeinc.com