Jesse O. Schlabach
                                     June 2, 1933 -- October 15, 2017

Jesse O. Schlabach, 84, of Goshen, died at 9:19 pm on Sunday, October 15,
at his residence, of an apparent heart attack. He was born on June 2, 1933 in
Goshen, to Osa and Mary Ann (Stutzman) Schlabach.  On November 30, 1961,
in LaGrange County, he married Rosie Hochstetler; she died March 31, 1988.
On June 27, 1991 in Topeka, he married Susie Yoder; she survives. Survivors
in addition to his wife are three daughters, Martha (Amos)
Yoder of Lancaster, MO, Wilma (Devon) Hochstetler of Middlebury, Ruth
(Howard) Lambright of Goshen;26 grandchildren, 24 great grandchildren. He
was preceded in death by his first wife, parents, two brothers, Henry and
Alpha Schlabach, one great granddaughter. Jesse was a retired farmer and a
member of the Old Order Church, being ordained as Minister in 1968 and
Bishop in 1970.Visitation will be after 2:00 pm on Monday October 16, and all
day Tuesday, October 17, at the Howard Lambright residence, 62308 CR 37,
Goshen. Funeral services will be at 9:30 am on Wednesday, October 18, also
at the Howard Lambright. Services will be conducted by Bishop Ernest
Schrock and the home ministers. Burial will be in Nisley Cemetery, Goshen.

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