December 27, 1928 -- January 7, 2021
Mary Ruth Felder, 92, of Shipshewana passed away at 2:53 pm on Thursday,
January 7, at Parkview LaGrange Hospital with her daughters by her side.
She was born on December 27, 1928 in Millersburg to Orvil and Manila Bay
(Price) Boyer. On June 28, 1946 in Elkhart she married Charles William "Bill"
Felder, he died February 13, 2007. Surviving are two daughters, Sheila
Johnson and Theresa Felder both of Shipshewana; son, Steve Felder of
Maui, HI; grandchildren, Billy, Angie, Mary, John, Jr., Cheryl, Jennifer,
Heather; special grandson, Travis; great grandchildren, Corey, Andrew,
Kaitlyn, Chandler, Austin, Zachary, Aaron, Michael, Justin, Matthew,
Dominick, Abbigal, Carleen, and Brad; great great grandchildren, Aaron and
Lincoln; sister, Helen Jean Sunday of Odenton, MD; brother, S. Quithy Boyer
of Bristol. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; daughter,
Sandra Marie Felder; two sisters, Zara Marie Sunday and Manila Cole;
daughter-in-law, Bobbi Felder. Mary Ruth was a homemaker and had worked
at CTS Corporation in Elkhart as a group leader. She was a member of Shore
Church where she was active in the sewing circle for many years. She was a
member of the Quarter Century Club at CTS and volunteered for Freedom
Fellowship. Visitation will be from 9:00 to 11:00 am on Saturday, January 23
at Shore Church, Shipshewana. Funeral services will follow at 11:00 am also
at the church. Face coverings and social distancing are encouraged.
Services will be conducted by Pastor Carl Horner and her shepherds, Joel
and Kim Mishler. Burial will be in Shore Cemetery, Shipshewana. Memorials
may be given to Rainbow Years Learning Center or Break the Grey. Online
condolences may be offered at millerstewartfuneralhome.com.
~ ~ ~ ~ Online Condolences ~ ~ ~ ~
From: Brigitte Foerstinger
My deepest sympathy, with love and prayers for all your family.
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From: Judy Darr
My condolences to Sheila and Theresa. Mothers hold a special place in our
hearts and their absence leaves precious memories to comfort us.
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From: Joyce & Pat Robinson
Our deepest sympathy & prayers for all your family. May God wrap his loving
arms around you all & comfort you at such a difficult time. We love you
Mary Ruth Felder