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Lena Mae Butterworth

September 24, 1948 ~ May 18, 2021 (age 72)

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Lena Mae Butterworth, 72, of Niles, passed away Tuesday, May 18, 2021 at Chalet of Niles.

She was born September 24, 1948 in Mobile, Alabama to Ordus and Pauline Tittle. 

Lena enjoyed playing bingo and making crafts. She loved being a mom, grandma and great-grandma, she will be sadly missed.

Lena is survived by her children, Stacy (Ron) Yoder of Elkhart and Tracy Tittle of Elkhart; her grandchildren, Gregory (Kayla) Duvall, Nichole (Robb) Duvall Eastman, Rayth Yoder, Alyssa Gatlin, Kortney Newman and Kelsey Tittle; her great-grandchildren, Trinity, Brandon, Haley, Elliott, Brayden, Brynn and Irie; her siblings, Paulette (Doug) Ellis, Roy Tittle and Thomas “Bud” Tittle. Lena was preceded in death by her sisters, Virginia Skelton and Shirley Cole.

In keeping with Lena’s wishes all services will be held privately. Arrangements are entrusted to Stemm-Lawson-Peterson Funeral Home, 1531 Cobblestone Blvd., Elkhart, IN 46514. Online condolences may be made to the family at


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