Brian L. Ellenberger, 58, of Geneva, formerly of Bluffton, passed away unexpectedly Friday, May 22, 2020, at Adams Memorial Hospital in Decatur. He was born April 30, 1962, in Adams County to Jerome H. and Shirley E. (Day) Ellenberger.
He was a 1980 graduate of South Adams High School and was self-employed. He was the jokester in his family who enjoyed entertaining family and friends. Many people in his family called him the Ellenberger family comedian. In his free time, he enjoyed connecting with friends on Facebook.
He is survived by his parents of Geneva; two sisters, Ronda S. (David) Todd of Ossian; and Lynette D. (Brad) Johnson of Greenfield; eight nieces and nephews, Joshua Todd; Andy Todd; and Kristina Todd, all of Ossian; Jessica Todd of Albion; Taylor Herman of Uniondale; Megan Bluhm of Monroe; Christopher Herman of Woodburn; and Kegan Sanders of Greenfield; and four great-nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be Wednesday, May 27 from 3-8 p.m. and one hour prior to the 11 a.m. funeral service Thursday, May 28 at Downing & Glancy Funeral Home, 100 N. Washington St., Geneva. Officiating will be Pastor Rick Schwartz. Burial will be at Westlawn Cemetery in Geneva.
Arrangements provided by Downing & Glancy Funeral Home in Geneva. Online condolences may be made at www.glancyfuneralhomes.com.