Elsie Frye
                        December 23, 1920 -- November 15, 2015

Elsie Frye, 94, of Shipshewana, died at 3:20 am, on Sunday, November
15 at her daughter’s residence in Middlebury. She was born on
December 23, 1920, in Millersburg, OH, to Abe and Susie (Gingerich)
Kaufman. On December 8, 1949 in Walnut Creek, OH she married Elvie
H. Frye, he died November 18, 2001. Surviving are six daughters, Susan
Miller of Middlebury, Christina (Ray) Miller of LaGrange, Barbara (Lyle)
Slabaugh of Milford, Mary (Jr.) Schlabach of Middlebury, Kathryn
(Maynard) Graber of LaGrange, Martha (Nelson) Schlabach of Topeka; a
son, Nelson (Anna) Frye of Shipshewana; 37 grandchildren, three step-
grandchildren, 92 great grandchildren, five step-great grandchildren; a
sister, Lovina (Jerry) Kline of Fredericksburg, OH. She was preceded in
death by her parents; husband; two sons-in-law, Wilbur Helmuth and
David Miller; five brothers and three sisters. She was a homemaker and
a member of the Old Order Amish Church. Visitation will be after 1:00 pm
on Monday, November 16 and all day Tuesday, November 17 at her
residence, 5440 West 200 North Shipshewana. Funeral services will be
at 9:30 am on Wednesday, November 18 also at her residence.  Services
will be conducted by Bishop Menno Petersheim and the home
ministers. Burial will be in East Barren Cemetery, Shipshewana. Miller-
Stewart Funeral Home, Middlebury is in charge of arrangements.
                             ~  ~  ~  ~  Online Condolences  ~  ~  ~  ~