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Vera (Miller) Bontrager

May 12, 1938 ~ December 26, 2021 (age 83)

Obituary

 

Vera Bontrager, 83, of Goshen, died at 3:28 am on Sunday, December 26, at her residence. She was born on May 12, 1938, in Middlebury to Monroe and Wilma (Hochstetler) Miller. On May 8, 1958 in Middlebury she married Orus U. Bontrager, he died May 29, 2010. Surviving are seven sons, Duane Bontrager of Goshen, Elroy (Vera) Bontrager of Goshen, Marion (Susan) Bontrager of Millersburg, David (Rachel) Bontrager of Goshen, Robert (Martha) Bontrager of Millersburg, Steven (Linda) Bontrager of Shipshewana, Loren (LuAnn) Bontrager of Middlebury; three daughters, Susan (Earl) Lambright of Goshen, Barbara (Vernon) Yoder of Topeka, Rosanne (Orvan) Lambright of Millersburg; a daughter-in-law, Alice (Chris) Bontrager of Shipshewana; 56 grandchildren; 64 great grandchildren; three brothers, Alvin (Elsie) Miller of Middlebury, Howard (Lillian) Miller of Goshen, David (Honye) Miller of Centreville, MI; two sisters, Ruby Troyer of Shipshewana, Leora (Chuck) Kovacs of Aberdeen, SD; sister-in-law, Esther (Levi) Hostetler of Shipshewana. She was preceded in death by her husband; parents; two sons, Dean and Eugene Bontrager; a grandson; a great granddaughter; and a brother, Ernest Miller. Vera was a homemaker and member of the Old Order Amish Church. Visitation will be after 1:00 pm on Monday, December 27, and all day Tuesday, December 28, at the family's residence, 62060 County Rd. 43 Goshen. Funeral services will be at 9:30 am on Wednesday, December 29, also at the family's residence. Services will be conducted by Bishop Perry S. Miller and the home ministers. Burial will be in Clinton Union Cemetery, Goshen.

 

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Services

Visitation
Monday
December 27, 2021

1:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Family's Residence
62060 CR 43
Goshen, IN 46528

Visitation
Tuesday
December 28, 2021

10:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Family's Residence
62060 CR 43
Goshen, IN 46528

Funeral Service
Wednesday
December 29, 2021

9:30 AM
Family's Residence
62060 CR 43
Goshen, IN 46528

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