Elna D. Ochs, 62, of Greenup, IL passed away at 8:40 am on Sunday September 4, 2016 at her residence. Graveside funeral services will be at 10:00 on Saturday September 10, 2016 at the Greenup Cemetery. The Barkley Funeral Chapel in Greenup is assisting the family.
Elna was born on August 19, 1954 in Charleston, IL to William Dallas and Helen (Hubbart) Brown. She is survived by her husband Ralph R. Ochs; Daughter Andrea (Clint) Harris of Champaign and Sister Brenda Shoaff of Shelbyville. Elna was preceded in death by her parents and son Clinton Ralph Ochs.
Elna was the Library clerk at the Greenup Township Library for many years. She was a member of the Greenup United Methodist Church. Memorials can be made to the Clinton R. Ochs Memorial Scholarship and mail to EIU Office of Univ. Development Attn: Brad Green 860 W. Lincoln Ave. Charleston, IL 61920. Please make checks payable to EIU Foundation.