August 14, 1926 -- January 22, 2019

Benedict E. Miller, 92, of Goshen, died at 5:40 pm on Tuesday, January 22, at
his residence. He was born on August 14, 1926 in Conway Springs, KS, to Eli
E. M. and Anna C. (Troyer) Miller. On March 15, 1951 in LaGrange County he
married Mary J. Miller, she died May 21, 1983, then on October 27, 1984 in
LaGrange County he married Ida Mae Miller, she survives. Survivors in
addition to his wife are a son, Gerald Ray (Rosetta) Miller of Millersburg; two
daughters, Vera Mae (Kenneth) Jones of Middlebury, Loretta Sue (Ernie)
Troyer of Shipshewana; four stepsons, Harley Wayne (Lizzie Mae) Miller of
Topeka, Daniel (Dora Sue) Miller of Middlebury, LaVern (Alma) Miller of
Hillsboro, WI, Christy, Jr. (Sara Etta) Miller of Goshen; a stepdaughter, Irene
(Wayne) Borkholder of Nappanee; 20 grandchildren, 22 step grandchildren,
59 great-grandchildren, 84 step great-grandchildren. He was preceded in
death by his parents; first wife; two grandchildren, a step granddaughter,  a
great grandchild, two step great grandchildren; three brothers, Crist, Enos
and Sam Miller. Ben was a member of the Old Order Amish Church and had
worked in different area factories. Visitation will be after 1:00 pm on
Wednesday, January 23, and all day Thursday, January 24, at the family's
residence, 10167 County Road 34 Goshen. Funeral services will be at 9:30
am on Friday, January 25, at the Calvin Lambright residence, 10275 County
Road 34 Goshen. Services will be conducted by Bishop Perry Wingard Jr.
and the home ministers. Burial will be in Naylor Cemetery, Shipshewana.
Miller-Stewart Funeral Home, Middlebury is in charge of arrangements.


                    
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Benedict E. Miller
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