Ella Head

Ella Freida (Berg) Head, 82, died Saturday, Sept. 26, 2009, at Heritage Health Care Center in Chanute.
She was born Nov. 23, 1926, in Platte Center, Neb., the daughter of Frank and Lydia (Janssen) Berg. She graduated from high school in Flippen, Ark.
On Aug. 17, 1948, she married Lowell Orland Head in Cotter, Ark.
She was a homemaker.
Along with her husband, she is survived by three sons, Orland, Chanute, Paul and Alvina Stevens, Erie, and Mike and his wife, Lisa, Chanute; two daughters, LeElla Mussulman and her husband, Clay, and Dollie Shelton, Chanute; stepdaughter, Sheila Ramey and her husband, Robert, Arkansas; daughter-in-law, Debbie Head, Kansas City; 22 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; a brother, Arnold Berg; and a sister, Dorothy Wickersham.
Sons, Lowell Ervin and Raymond Gale, grandson, Tyler Wayne Stich, and brothers, Ralph, Carl and Ivan Berg, died earlier.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at the Penwell-Gabel Johnson Chapel in Chanute. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 7 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Memorials to American Cancer Society may be left at the funeral home. To leave a message for the family online visit PenwellGabelChanute.com.