BRIMFIELD: Versie Mildred “Millie” (Ray) Edelmann, 82 of Old East Brimfield Road died March 21, 2020 at St. Vincent Hospital.
Versie was predeceased by her first husband Richard A. Hebert in 1992 and by Karl W. Edelmann in 1999.
She leaves her 3 sons David Leaming of Spencer, Lionel and Rose Leaming of Holbrook and Harold Patrick and Pamela Leaming of Brimfield; her 2 daughters; Nequetta and David Proulx of Southbridge and Georgia Leaming of Brimfield. 17 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren.
She was predeceased by two sons Russell A. Ray and James W. Leaming and a granddaughter Christine D. Leaming.
Verise was born in Yeager, KY. The daughter of William and Eliza Jane (Newsome) Ray.
She was longtime member of the Friendship Baptist Church where she joyfully served on the hostess committee as well as the choir. She worked at the American Optical and the former Liberty House Nursing Home for several years. Her favorite job and the one that had her heart was working many years as a nanny as well as the running the gate at Yogi Bears Jellystone Park
She enjoyed sewing and cooking her wonderful southern recipes as well as her special companion her chihuahua Daisy.
Due to the current health crisis her funeral services were private. Burial was in Brimfield Cemetery attended by her children and grandchildren.
An online guestbook in at available at www.BelangerFuneralHome.com
Belanger-Bullard Funeral Home, 51 Marcy St. Southbridge directed arrangements.
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