NAPPANEE – Maryellen Neterer Best, 93, of Sauk City, Wis., formerly of Nappanee, died at 5:50 a.m. Tuesday, April 9, 2019, at Maplewood of Sauk Prairie in Sauk City.  

She was born Oct. 7, 1925, in Nappanee, to Vernon R. and Ethyl Gordon Neterer. On Sept. 24, 1944, she married Richard Alan Best in Nappanee. He died Nov. 16, 2009.  

Maryellen established the The Owl’s Nest antique store in Nappanee.

Calling is from 2 to 4 and 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at Thompson-Lengacher & Yoder Funeral Home, Nappanee.

Funeral services will begin at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at First Brethren Church, Nappanee. Burial will be in South Union Cemetery.


Memorials to Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation.