Dorothea Aurillia (Benner, Schantz) Schrock was born August 16, 1931 at
Skippack, PA to Irwin and Susan (Benner) Schantz and grew up in northern
Minnesota when her parents moved there to begin mission work in 1938.
She received Christ into her life as Lord and Savior in her youth and was a
faithful Christian believer until her death. On June 22, 2013 at 2:40 pm she
passed from this life to her eternal home.
January 1, 1950, at Loman, Minnesota, she married Harry Schrock Jr. of
Goshen, Indiana. Surviving are her husband, Harry Schrock Jr., a son
Daniel (Lisa) Schrock, Dickson Tennessee, two daughters, Miriam (David)
Stutzman of Burns Tennessee and Rhoda (Keith) Ackerman missionaries in
Sahiwal Pakistan, eight grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren, one
sister Sylvia (Wendal) Gregory of Pierceton, IN and three brothers: Chris of
Prescott, AZ, Dennis of Kirkland, AZ, and Merle Schantz of Lebanon, PA.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
She was a fun-loving, compassionate, Godly mother to her children and a
faithful loving devoted companion to her husband and a friend to all who
Dorothea was a member of Gospel Haven Mennonite Church, Gosport,
Indiana, where her husband is overseer but both attended South Union
Fellowship near Nappanee, Indiana.
Visitation will be on Monday, June 24, 2013 from 2 - 4 pm and 6 - 8 pm at the
Miller-Stewart Funeral Home located at 1003 South Main Street, Middlebury,
Indiana. The funeral service will be held on Tuesday, June 25, 2013 at 10:00
am at the Fairhaven Amish Mennonite Church on State Road 4, five and 1/2
miles East of Goshen, Indiana with Rev. Keith Amstutz and Rev. Mark
Richey officiating with burial to follow at the Miller Cemetery, Goshen, IN.
Memorials may be given to Christian Aid Ministries.
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