Ora M. Hochstetler
Ora M. Hochstetler, 89, of Goshen, formerly of Middlebury, died at 2:30
am on Tuesday, June 19, at Waterford Crossing Health Center,
Goshen, where he had stayed since October 13, 2017. He was born on
June 15, 1929 in LaGrange County to Chris and Inah (Bontrager)
Hochstetler. On October 22, 1950 in Elkhart County he married Alta
Marie Miller, she survives. Survivors in addition to his wife are three
daughters, Ruth (Dale) Mullet of Sugarcreek, OH, Anita (Jerry M.) Yoder
of Ligonier, Grace
(Rod) Bontrager of Goshen; two sons, Mark (Jane)
Hochstetler and Nate (Rhonda) Hochstetler all of Middlebury; 14
grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; two sisters, Elsie (Melvin)
Gingerich of Topeka and Marie (Henry) Petersheim of Abbyville, SC;
brother, Ernest (Mary Ellen) Hochstetler of Abbyville, SC. He was
preceded in death by his parents; infant brother, Frederick
Hochstetler; infant sister, Edna Hochstetler; grandson, Jonathan
Yoder. Ora was a member of Riverview Christian Fellowship in White
Pigeon, MI. and a co-founder of Honeyville Metal Inc, where he worked
for over 50 years. He was also a member of Gideons International and
had volunteered with Gospel Echoes, where he had served on the
board of directors. Visitation will be from 2:00 - 7:00 pm on Saturday
June 23, at Miller-Stewart Funeral Home, 1003 South Main Street
Middlebury. Funeral services will be at 2:00 pm on Sunday, June 24, at
Fairhaven Mennonite Church, Goshen. Services will be conducted by
Pastor Merlin Miller. Burial will be in Miller Cemetery, Goshen.
Memorials may be given to World Missionary Press or Gideons

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So sorry to hear of your Dads passing! He and Alta were a huge
blessing to me when I first moved here, and a great blessing to Clinton
over the years! My thoughts are with you these next days especially!
From: Michele Vigil
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Today is both a sad and a happy day, sad because of the families loss,
but happy because Ora has reached his final destination in life and is
now united with our Lord and Savior. It has been our honor and
privilege to say we knew Ora. Our prayers are with you.
From: L Cubed Corporatiob dba TAM Systems
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We are sorry to hear about your loss! We will keep your family in our
From: Ken Miller & Shawn Light Grain Systems, Inc. - Wabash, IN