November 17, 1935 -- January 24, 2016

Katie H. Bontrager, 80, of Goshen, died at 9:50 pm on Sunday, January 24,
at her residence. She was born on November 17, 1935 in LaGrange County
to Harvey and Mary (Troyer) Eash.  On March 11, 1954 in LaGrange County
she married Elmer M. Bontrager, he survives. Survivors in addition to her
husband are three sons, Allen (Elva) Bontrager of Middlebury, Harvey
(LeAnna) Bontrager of Larwill, Noah (Margaret) Bontrager of Goshen; four
daughters, Rosanna (Glen) Miller of LaGrange, Sarah (Wilbur) Otto of
Ligonier, Ruby (Vernon) Mullet of LaGrange, Mary (Dean) Fry of Ligonier;  
44 grandchildren, 108 great grandchildren; brother, Mervin (Anna) Eash of
Shipshewana; three sisters, Anna (Ralph) Shrock of LaGrange, Mary (Joe
B.) Miller of Goshen, Lettie (William) Bontrager of Ligonier.  She was
preceded in death by her parents, one infant son, four infant great
grandchildren, six brothers, Raymond, John, Freeman, Harvey, Ervin and
Allen Eash, five  sisters, Verna Bontrager, Edna Lehman, Wilma Miller,
Elizabeth Eash and Alice Eash. She was a member of the Old Order Amish
Church. Visitation will be after 1:00 pm on Tuesday January 26, and all day
Wednesday, January 27, at the Noah Bontrager residence, 62800 CR 43,
Goshen. Funeral services will be at 9:30 am on Thursday, January 28, also
at the Noah Bontrager residence. Services will be conducted by Bishop
Perry S. Miller and the home ministers. Burial will be in Bontrager

Cemetery, Shipshewana. Miller-Stewart Funeral Home, Middlebury, is
handling arrangements.



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Uncle Elmer and cousins, our thoughts and prayers are with you at this
time of great loss to all the family. May the Lord comfort and bless you.
From: Elroy and Bonnie Shrock
Katie H. Bontrager
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