Cornelius D. "Neal" Beachy
                                        August 21, 1929 -- August 2, 2014

Cornelius D. "Neal" Beachy, 84, of Millersburg, died at 2:01 am on Saturday,
August 2, at his home. He had been in declining health. He was born on August 21,
1929 in LaGrange County, to Daniel C. and Susan (Miller) Beachy.  On October 6,
1949 in LaGrange County he married Alma Bontrager, she survives. Survivors in
addition to his wife are five daughters, Sue Ann (Dennis) Hershberger of
Nappanee, Rosemary (Marvin) Miller of LaGrange, Eileen (Harold) Yoder of
Millersburg, Ginny (Jim) Kauffman of Millersburg, Maggie (Nate) Schawrtz of
Sturgis, MI; six sons, Marvin (Carolyn) Beachy of Amboy, Dave (DiAnn) Beachy of
Goshen, Wayne (Rosanna) Beachy of Ligonier, Timothy (Leona) Beachy of
Columbia City, Paul (Janice) Beachy of Syracuse, Sam (Heidi) Beachy of Milford;
27 grandchildren, 17 great grandchildren, one step granddaughter, four step great
grandchildren; four sisters, Ida (Henry) Yoder of Bloomfield, IA, Esther (Arthur)
Martin, Sarah (Jake) Stoltzfus and Barbara Bender all of Goshen; two brothers,
Harvey (Marie) Beachy and David (Mary Ellen) Beachy  both of Goshen;
brother-in-law, Dan (Fern) Gingerich of Belle Center, OH; sister-in-law, Irene
Beachy of Sarasota, FL. He was preceded in death by his parents, three brothers,
Alvin, Eli and Daniel Beachy, three sisters, Katie Jones, Anna Gingerich and Susie
Miller. He, along with his wife and large family, lived as a missionary in Paraguay,
South America for six years. He was employed in construction for Miller Brothers
Builders for many years. Most recently he served as director of Christian Mission
Charities, while serving he traveled to many different countries until his retirement.
He was a member of Fair Haven Amish Mennonite Church where he was a minister
being ordained in 1965. Visitation will be from 4:00 - 8:00 pm on Sunday August 3,
and 2:00 - 4:00 and 6:00 - 8:00 pm Monday, August 4, at Fairhaven Mennonite
Church, 13513 State Road 4 Goshen. Funeral services will be at 10:00 am on
Tuesday August 5, also at the church. Services will be conducted by the pastoral
team of the church. Burial will be in Thomas Cemetery, Goshen. Memorials may be
given to Christian Mission Charities.  



                                 
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Sorry for your loss. We buried my Mother this past week too. Losing a loved one is
hard, but knowing they are in heaven makes it easier. Our prayers are with you.
From:  Morris and Gloria Yoder
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Thinking of all of your family. I said a prayer for all of you cause I know the
sadness you are in. God Bless you.
From:  Colette Legg
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Dear Sam and Heidi, I am so sorry for your loss.  I will keep you in my prayers.
From: Stephanie Smith
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So sorry for your loss, our prayers are with you
From:  Dave & Lorene Schrock
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