Ellen L. Soper, 76, of Fremont, OH passed away surrounded by her loving family on October 22, 2021 at her home. She was born on July 11, 1945 in Port Clinton, OH the daughter of John and Millie Ellen (Colston) Tunnell. She was a 1963 graduate of Port Clinton High School. Ellen married Donald J. Soper on June 17, 1995 in Fremont, OH and he survives. She was a bartender at various locations and previously worked at Lowe’s. Ellen played in various pool and dart leagues. She enjoyed NASCAR and was an Ohio Sate and Cleveland Browns fan. She also enjoyed knitting, cooking, making zucchini bread and bread & butter pickles, canning, westerns, collecting frogs, campfires and spending time with her friends at Pub 400.
Ellen is survived by her husband, Donald Soper, Fremont; step-children, Donella (Shilo) Alberding and Brent (Tammy) Soper; nieces and nephews, Sandy Beazell, Dawn (Mike) Best, Carrie (Steve) Roberts, Chris (Carol) Eberly; six grandchildren and nine great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; siblings, Jay and Charlie Tunnell, Barb Eblery and Betty (Kal) Carnicom.
Visitation: Tuesday from 4 to 6 p.m. at Wonderly Horvath Hanes Funeral Home and Crematory, 425 E State St., Fremont, OH. Funeral Service will follow at 6 p.m. at the funeral home.
Memorials: Wounded Warrior Project
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