August 8, 2019
On Thursday August 8, 2019, Elaine Berling, age 75 of Goshen, OH passed away peacefully in her home surrounded by her loved ones. She is survived by her husband of 33 years, Robert Berling; her children, Lee (Susan) Benhart, Lori (Rick) Barr, Robert Riffle, Lisa Riffle, Russell (Therese) Riffle, Mark (late Kim) Berling and Karen Brown; 16 Grandchildren and 16 Great Grandchildren. She is also survived by her sister, LaJuan (Mickey) Durand; her brother, James "Bobo" (Bette) Hodnett; along with numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. Her parents, Cecil and Jewell Hodnett of Dry Prong, LA preceded her in death. Visitation will be held at the Evans Funeral Home, 741 Center St., Milford, OH on Tuesday August 13th from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM. Funeral service will be 10:00 AM Wednesday, August 14th at the funeral home; immediately followed by interment at Mt Moriah Cemetery in Withamsville, OH. The family invites you to a celebration of Elaine's life following interment at RG Cribbett Recreational Center in Fairfax, OH. Memorial contributions can be made to Queen City Hospice, 4605 Duke St., Mason, OH 45040.