Elfriede Dorothea "Ellen" (Klug) Chobany, 87, Portage, died Sunday. She was born in Mainz, Germany. She was married to the late Andrew Chobany. Surviving are two children: Barbara Ann Doll and John Andrew; and seven grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her father and stepmother, Philipp and Katharina Klug; a son, Joseph Andrew; and two stepsiblings: Johanna Klug Long and Helmut Klug. Friends will be received from 4 to 9 p.m. Thursday at Serenko-Claar Funeral Home, Portage. Divine Liturgy will be celebrated at 9 a.m. Friday, Sept. 13, 2013, at St. Michael's Orthodox Church.