September 11, 1922 ~ November 18, 2016

Elizabeth "Lizzie" S. Herschberger, 94, of Topeka died at 8:02 pm on
Friday, November 18, her residence, the same place that she was born and
lived her entire life. She was born on September 11, 1922 to Sam D. and
Mattie (Bontrager) Miller. On January 25, 1945 in Topeka she married
Benjamin "Ben" M.  Herschberger, he died March 18, 2008. Surviving are six
daughters, Irene & LeRoy Mullett of Sarasota, FL, Mattie & Aaron Schwartz
of Seymour, MO, Katie & John C. Knepp of Topeka, Linda & David
Bontrager of Middlebury, Edith & William C. Knepp of LaGrange, Vera &
Ben Bontrager of Topeka; four sons, Daniel & LeAnna Herschberger of
LaGrange, John & Mary Esther Herschberger of Topeka, Samuel & LeAnna
Herschberger of Topeka, David & Arlene Herschberger of Ligonier; 52
grandchildren, 27 step-grandchildren, 177 great grandchildren, 143 step-
great grandchildren, nine great great grandchildren, 34 step great great
grandchildren; a sister-in-law, Sylvia Ross of Chardon, OH. She was
preceded in death by her husband; parents; a son-in-law, Orval Yoder; five
grandchildren, a step grandchild, seven great grandchildren, four step
great grandchildren, one step great great grandchild; two sisters, Lovina
Miller and Susana Miller; six brothers, Daniel, Eli, Jacob, Uriah, Levi and
Menno Miller. Lizzie was a homemaker and member of the Old Order Amish
Church. Visitation will be after 1:00 pm on Sunday, November 20, and all
day Monday, November 21, at the family’s residence, 7820 West 100 South
Topeka. Funeral services will be at 9:30 am on Tuesday, November 22, at
the Devon Yoder residence, 7220 West 100 South Topeka.  Services will be
conducted by Bishops Glenn Hostetler and Harley Mast and the home
ministers. Burial will be in Yoder Cemetery, Shipshewana. Miller-Stewart
Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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Elizabeth "Lizzie" S. Herschberger
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