Bethel Drake
                          November 25, 1937 ~ October 10, 2015

Bethel L. Drake, 77, of Bristol, died at 11:22 am, on Saturday, October 10, at
her residence. She was born on November 25, 1937, in Bristol to Clarence
and Alice (Duke) Snyder. She was married to Robert L. Drake, he died
November 28, 1998. Surviving are a daughter, Victoria (Ron) Oldenburg of
Goshen; three sons, Johnny (Jessica) Drake, Michael (Anita) Drake both of
Bristol, Jeff Drake of Elkhart; 11 grandchildren; 21 great grandchildren; a
great great granddaughter; a brother, James (Lily) Sweat of Elkhart. She
was preceded in death by her husband; parents; four brothers; four sisters
and a great grandson. Beth was a very active member of the Pleasant
Valley Church of the Brethren in Middlebury, since it closing she has
attended Little Pine Church of the Brethren in Goshen. She was an avid
Euchre player. Visitation will be from 2:00 to 4:00 and 6:00 - 8:00 pm
Wednesday October 14, at Miller-Stewart Funeral Home, 1003 South Main
Street Middlebury. Funeral services will be at 10:00 am on Thursday
October 15, also at the funeral home. Services will be conducted by Pastor
Matt Gingerich and her daughter, Pastor Victoria Oldenburg. Burial will be
in Pleasant Valley Cemetery, Middlebury. Memorials may be given to
Jefferson Community Church Inner Healing Ministry.  Online condolences
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