The Mennonite - December 2019

"for the record" - Deaths:

The Mennonite, December 2019, pages 36-37, Vol. 22, No. 12.


Conrad.- Mary Alice Schantz, 81, Telford, Pa., died Aug. 3 of lymphoma. Spouse: James Leroy Conrad. Parents: Erwin and Esther Longacre Schantz. Children: Dave Conrad, Ann Schloneger, Sue Howes, Beth Rupp; seven grandchildren. Funeral: Aug. 11 at Blooming Glen Mennonite Church, Blooming Glen, Pa.

Kurtz.- Hilda Ruth Stoltzfus, 83, Goshen, Ind., died Oct. 26. Spouse: Maynard Kurtz. Parents: Moses and Malinda Stoltzfus. Children: Roger Kurtz, Robert Kurtz, Eric Kurtz; six grandchildren. Memorial service: Oct. 29 at Belmont Mennonite Church, Elkhart, Ind.

Kreider.- Roy Herr, 94, Broadway, Va., died Oct. 29. Spouse: Florence Cressman (deceased). Parents: Irvin K. and Fannie Herr Kreider. Children: David Kreider, Jonathan Kreider, Rosemary Hess; 11 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren. Memorial service: Nov. 9 at Lindale Mennonite church, Linville, Va.

Liechty.- Paul "Richard," 87, Fort Wayne, Ind., died Oct. 31. Spouse: Ruth Marie Brace Liechty. Parents: Silas and Sarah Frey Liechty. Children: Carma Reincke, Connie Norris, Marla Huffman, Sarah Whittle; 11 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; two great-great- grandchildren. Funeral: Nov. 4 at North Leo Mennonite Church, Leo, Ind.

Mast.- Dorothy Irene Miller, 88, Millersburg, Ohio, died Sept. 18. Spouse: Albert Mast Jr. (deceased). Parents: Howard E. and Nettie V. Miller. Children: Brenda Clark, Randy Mast, Kathy Hewit, James Mast; 12 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren. No funeral listed.

Myers.- Clayton, 93, Pipersville, Pa., died Oct. 9. Spouse: Margaret Leatherman Myers (deceased). Parents: Samuel C. and Rosa Myers Myers. Children: Wayne Myers, Glen Myers; four grandchildren; two great~ grandsons. Funeral: Oct. 12 at Deep Run East Mennonite Church, Perkasie, Pa.

Rohrer.- Earl W., 91, Smoketown, Pa., died Oct. 9. Spouse: Marian Buckwalter Rohrer. Parents: Peter and Bertha Wenger Rohrer. Children: Marilyn S. Barnett, Keith N. Rohrer, Coleen B. Steindel; 10 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren. Funeral: Oct. 13 at Forest Hills Mennonite Church, Leola, Pa.

Roth.- Paul Edward, 91, Millersburg, Ohio, died March 11. Spouse: Caroll June Hostetler Roth. Parents: Joseph and Barbara Roth Roth. Children: Linda Yoder, Tim Roth, John Roth, Stan Roth, Steven Roth, Jennifer Wengerd; 15 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren. Funeral: March 16 at Martins Creek Mennonite Church, Millersburg.

Schilling.- Robert Gilbert, 87, Perkasie, Pa., died Jan. 3. Spouse: Gail G. Tice Schilling. Parents: John L. and Esther Weidner Schilling. Children: Robin E. Schilling Franke. Funeral: Jan. 19 at Blooming Glen Mennonite Church, Blooming Glen, Pa.

Schrock.- Eldon James, 93, Albany, Ore., died Oct. 21, at the Mennonite Village. Spouse: Mildred M. Kuhns (deceased). Parents; Elmer and Bertha Heyerly Schrock. Children: Diane Kabanuk, Valerie Sutter, Jon Schrock; one granddaughter. Memorial service: Oct. 26 at Albany Mennonite Church.

Shantz.- Robert Laverne, 80, Kitchener, Ontario, died Sept. 23. Spouse: Janice Kay Shantz. Parents: Mahlon Weber Shantz and Mary Cressman Shantz. Children: Ryan Shantz, Landon Shantz, Erin Brophy, Lauren Shantz; seven grandchildren. Funeral: Oct. 5 at Mannheim Mennonite Church, Mannheim, Ontario.

Shriner.- Russell Devon, 95, Elkhart, Ind., died Oct. 10. Spouse: Mabel Yoder Shriner. Parents: Boyd and Alice Loucks Shriner. Children: Dianne Hartman, Sally Drudge, Debbie Mercer, Cindy Miller; five grandchildren; five great-grandchildren. Funeral: Oct. 14 at Olive Mennonite Church, Elkhart.

Spicher.- Doris Arlene Yoder, 90, Glendale, Ariz., died Sept. 11. Spouse: Samuel Aaron Spicher (deceased). Parents: John M. and Nancy J. Guengerich Yoder. Children: Jeff Spicher, Julie Hedine, Jeannine Janzen; four grandchildren. Funeral: Sept. 21 at Trinity Mennonite Church, Glendale.

Thornburg.- Marlyn "Molly" Ilene Nichols, 89, West Liberty, Ohio, died Sept. 12. Spouse: Paul Russell Thornburg (deceased). Parents: Arthur E. and Bertha G. Hart Nichols. Children: Michael Thornburg, Larry Thornburg, Chuck Thornburg, John Thornburg, Dave Thornburg, Tim Thornburg; 21 grandchildren; 46 great-grandchildren. Funeral: Sept. 19 at Eicholtz Daring and Sanford Funeral Home, West Liberty.

Wingard.- Carl, 92, New Holland, Pa., died Oct. 27. Spouse: Wilma Jean Mishler Naugle Wingard (deceased). Spouse: Elsie Smoker Wingard (deceased). Parents: Robert and Katie Blough Wingard. Children: Donald Wingard, Thomas Wingard; Step-children: Pam Britt, Bonnie Beam, Kimberly J. Moore; nine grandchildren; five great-grandchildren. Funeral: Nov. l0 at Garden Spot Village, New Holland.

Transcribed: John Ingold

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