Berniece "Bea" E. Ullery

April 24, 1913January 1, 2013

Berniece “Bea” E. Ullery, age 99 of Greenville, Ohio passed away at 9:43 A.M. Tuesday January 1, 2013 at Wayne Healthcare Center, Greenville, Ohio. She was born April 24, 1913 in Richland Township Darke County, Ohio and the daughter of the late Herschel & Sophia (Rehmert) Byrd.

Berniece with her husband Joyce owned and operated Ullery Dairy Company until 1957 and then in 1963 founded Ullery Vending Company of Greenville which they operated until 2009.

She was a member of the EUM Church, the Grandmother’s Club and Eastern Star all of Greenville.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Joyce E. Ullery December 29, 1991; sons Donald E. Ullery 2012 and J. Duane Ullery 2009; daughter in law Pennie S. Ullery; sister Gladys Wogoman and brothers Ward Byrd, Ralph Byrd, Lowell Byrd and another brother in infancy.

She is survived by her son Larry G. Ullery of Greenville; daughter in law Nancy Ullery of Ft. Myers, Fla.; grandchildren Tim (Tina) Ullery of Greenville, Michelle (Tony) Deemer of Cincinnati, L. Robert (Nancy) Ullery of Lexington, KY and Brian S. (Jen) Ullery of St. Louis, MO.; 10 great grandchildren; 4 great great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services will be held at 3:00 P.M. Saturday January 5, 2013 in the Zechar Bailey Funeral Home Greenville, Ohio with Pastor Sylvia McKibben officiating. Burial will follow in the Greenville Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Friday from 6:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. in the funeral home.

It is the wishes of the family that Memorial Contributions be given to the EUM Church and Care Ministry.


  • Visitation Friday, January 4, 2013
  • Funeral Service Saturday, January 5, 2013

Berniece "Bea" E. Ullery

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January 4, 2013

My heartfelt sympathy to Larry and all the Ullery family. Bea and Joyce were dear friends to my wife Dorothy and me for many years.

Bob Lehman (Bradenton, Florida)
Jane, Jean, Janet and Mary

Jim Hunt

January 4, 2013

Larry & Family
Deepest Sympathy

Michelle, Tony, Gabe and Jennifer Deemer

January 4, 2013

Grandma you will be missed! I have fond memories growing up with you and grandpa sitting watching tv and playing games. You were a strong woman, loved her family, friends and respected by many. It's humbling to read words others have spoken. We love you Grandma!

Chuck Stickelman

January 4, 2013

Aunt Bea is a part of some of my oldest and fondest memories.

January 3, 2013

Bea, we loved you so very very much! Larry, you are in our thoughts and prayers. Pat and Kim Harless

Tim Ullery

January 3, 2013

Grandma and Grandpa are finally together after 22 years of waiting for each other,Im so happy for them it takes alot of the sadness away,I love you Grandma....

Dave Ernst

January 3, 2013

To you, Larry and your entire family, I would like to extend my deepest sympathies.

Pat Corle-Hyatt

January 3, 2013

I am sorry to learn of Bea's death. I recalled so many happy memories as I read her memorial. Larry, and the entire family, please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers

Susie/Mike Hileman

January 3, 2013

Love and prayers to the whole family "Mama Bea" was truly a gem. I'm sure her and Pennie will enjoy catching up! Love always Mike and Susie

January 3, 2013

Bea was a great lady who loved to work! I worked with her at Ullery Vending!!! Larry ,you are in our prayers. Chip and Mary Ann Caldwell