Ella Jane Peterman, 67, of Portsmouth, passed away Sunday, October 10, 2021 in Portsmouth with her family by her side. She was born March 7, 1954 in Columbus, a daughter of the late Philomena Bernadine McCafferty White and George Henry Fawbush.
A very loving and caring mother and grandmother, Ella was a homemaker who enjoyed spending time with her family. She had been a member of the Moose and Eagles Lodges.
Surviving is her son, John Westley (Holly) Peterman of Columbus; three daughters, Betsy Jamie (Kayla Moore) Peterman of Portsmouth, Georgia William Peterman of Sciotoville and
Cindy (Barney) Peterman of Columbus; her special friend and companion, Russell Weeks of West Portsmouth; several siblings; 14 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death March 13, 2011 by her husband, George William Peterman, whom she married in Portsmouth; and a daughter, Ella Deborah Jean Peterman.
Funeral services will be held at 2 P.M. Wednesday at the Ralph F. Scott Funeral Home in Portsmouth with Brian Holbrook officiating.
The family will receive friends from noon until the funeral hour Wednesday.
Memorial contributions made be made to SOMC Hospice, 2201-25th St., Portsmouth, OH 45662.