Obituary for Mary Ellen Broy

Mary Ellen Huff Broy, 87, of Berryville, Virginia, died Saturday, February 5, 2011 in a local nursing home.

Mrs. Broy was born June 2, 1923 in Clarke County, Virginia, the daughter of Turner Lee and Bertha Rose Renner Huff.

She was a homemaker.

She was a member of the Clarke County Senior Center.

She was married to Alfred W. “Mutt” Broy. Mr. Broy died on January 11, 1989.

Surviving is a daughter, Fay Shumate of Front Royal, VA; three sons, Roy Lee Broy, Carroll “Snooky” Broy and David Broy all of Berryville, VA; two sisters, Willa Braithwaite of Berryville, VA and Louise Elsea of Bluemont, VA; four grandchildren and two great grandchildren.

Two sisters, Rebecca “Dolly” Brill and Joyce Adams preceded her in death.

A graveside service will be held 11:00 A. M. Friday, February 11, 2011 in Green Hill Cemetery, Berryville, VA with Rev. Dennis Elsea officiating. A reception will follow at the VFW Banquet Hall.

Honorary pallbearers will be Chad Elsea, Jay Braithwaite, Joey Braithwaite, Ronnie Huff, Dailey Broy and Richard Deavers.

The family will receive friends from 7:00 – 9:00 P. M. Thursday evening at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Clarke County Senior Center Building Fund, c/o Shenandoah Area Agency on Aging, 207 Mosby Ln, Front Royal, VA 22630 or the Clarke County Senior Center, P. O. Box 46, Berryville, VA 22611.

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