The Mennonite - November 2019

"for the record" - Deaths:

The Mennonite, November 2019, page 36, Vol. 22, No. 11.


Detwiler.- Marie Hostetler, 98, Harrisonburg, Va., died Aug. 19. Spouse: Kenneth Detwiler. Parents: George and Mary Hostetler. Children: Carol Yoder and Gerald Detwiler; four grandchildren; four great-grandchildren. Funeral: Sept 21, Strite Auditorium, Virginia Mennonite Retirement Community.

Horner.- Thelma E. McNight, 85, Goshen, Ind., died Sept. 17. Spouse: Glen Horner. Parents: Glenn and Louella Warren McNight. Children: Elaine Martin, Carl Horner; seven grandchildren; four great-grandchildren. Funeral: Sept. 23 at Waterford Mennonite Church, Goshen.

Hostetler.- Cletus Lavern, 92, Harrisonburg, Va., died Sept. 2. Parents: Aaron J. and Catherine Schmucker Hostetler. Funeral: Sept 13, at Strite Auditorium, Virginia Mennonite Retirement Community.

Kaufman.- Eleanor Gross Wismer, 86, North Newton, Kan., died July 13. Spouse: Donald Kaufman. Parents: Norman and Laura Gross Wismer. Children: Kendra Kaufman, Galen Kaufman, Nathan Kaufman; three grandchildren. Memorial service: Aug. 10 at Bethel College Mennonite Church, North Newton.

Oswald.- Rolland "Rollie," 84, Beemer, Neb., died July 11, of pancreatic cancer. Spouse: Marilyn G. Eichelberger Oswald. Parents: Sam and Mary Huebert Oswald. Children: Debbie "Deb" Zehr, Sandy Conrad, Diane Castanon, Claudia Lierman, Beth Ehrisman, Richard Oswald; 12 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren. Funeral: July 16 at Beemer Mennonite Church.

Stuckey.- Ida Romaine Stoltzfus, 79, Archbold, Ohio, died Aug. 18 at Defiance Area Inpatient Hospice Care. Spouse: Burdell Stuckey. Parents: David and Mattie Stoltzfus. Children: Anita Mounsithiraj, Glenda Funnell, Doug Stuckey; three grandchildren. Funeral: Aug. 23 at Lockport Mennonite Church, Stryker, Ohio.

Summers.- Edith Marlene Brenneman, 83, Iowa City, Iowa, died Sept. 14 in Iowa City. Spouse: Robert Wendell Summers (deceased). Parents: Lloyd J. and Cora M. Yoder Brenneman. Children: Kristine Anne Stalter, Rebecca Summers, Rachel Karin Hardy; six grandchildren. Funeral: Oct. 5 at First Mennonite Church, Iowa City.

Yoder.- Anne Marie Guth, 94, Goshen, Ind., died Sept. 20 of a stroke. Spouse: John Howard Yoder (deceased). Parents: Christian and Marie Nafziger Guth. Children: Rebecca Yoder Neufeld, Martha Yoder Maust, Daniel Yoder, Elizabeth Yoder, Esther Yoder Strahan, John-David Yoder, Rachel Christine Yoder; 14 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren. Funeral: Oct. 26 at Prairie Street Mennonite Church, Elkhart, Ind.

Yoder.- Wilfred E., 84, West Liberty, Ohio, died Sept. 8 in West Liberty. Spouse: Hilda Lehman Yoder. Parents: Elbert and Dorothy Eash Yoder. Children: Arnita Yoder, Melinda Yoder. Funeral: Sept. 13 at Bethel Mennonite Church, West Liberty.

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