Ella H. Wingard
                                   October 26, 1935 ~ May 26, 2017

Ella H. Wingard, 81, of Topeka, died at 5:30 pm on Friday, May 26, at her
residence. She was born on October 26, 1935 in LaGrange County to Henry
and Lydian (Troyer) Frye.  On May 12, 1955 in LaGrange County she married
Elmer J. Wingard, he survives. Survivors in addition to her husband are four
daughters, Erma (Leonard) Frey of Topeka, Ruby (Danny) Troyer of
Shipshewana, Ruth (Harlan) Miller of Nappanee, Lora (John) Beachey of
Topeka; a daughter-in-law, Velda Wingard of Topeka; eight sons, Sam
Wingard of LaGrange, Dave (Velda) Wingard, Elmer (Eva) Wingard, Jr., Danny
(Loretta) Wingard all of Shipshewana, Cletus (Jenean) Wingard, Ray (Erma)
Wingard, Steven (Velda) Wingard, Kenny (Carol) Wingard all of Topeka; 62
grandchildren, 50 great-grandchildren; two brothers, Noah (Mary) Frye of
Middlebury, Sam Frye of Pensacola, FL; sister, Edna (Freeman S.) Miller of  
Topeka. She was preceded in death by her parents; son, Jerry Wingard; four
grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; three brothers, Elvie Frye, Joas
Frye, Calvin Frye; three sisters, Katy Yoder, Susan Yoder, Lovina Frye. Ella
was a homemaker and member of the Old Order Amish Church. Visitation will
be after 2:00 pm on Saturday May 27, and all day Sunday, May 28, at the Ray
Wingard residence, 2285 South 600 West Topeka. Funeral services will be at
9:30 am on Monday, May 29, at the  DeWayne Lehman residence, 2735 South
600 West Topeka. Services will be conducted by Bishop Chris Lambright and
the home ministers. Burial will be in Miller Cemetery, LaGrange. Miller-Stewart
Funeral Home, Middlebury is in charge of arrangements.

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So sorry for your loss.  Fond memories of a wonderful lady.
From: Judy Yoder