Velda Jean Wingard
January 4, 1962 ~ January 17, 2018
Velda Jean Wingard, 56, of Shipshewana, died at 7:45 pm on Wednesday,
January 17, at her residence after a three month battle with cancer. She was
born on January 4, 1962 in LaGrange County, to Harley J. and Katie (Slabach)
Yoder. On October 22, 1981 in LaGrange County she married David E.
Wingard, he survives. Survivors in addition to her husband are her mother
Katie Yoder of Shipshewana; three daughters, Marla Renae (Steve) Schwartz
of Goshen, Myra Elaine (Sheldon) Hochstetler of Shipshewana, Kaylene Ann
(special friend Carl Schrock) Wingard at home; five sons, Lamar Dean
(special friend Marci Sandt) Wingard of Anderson, Loren Jay Wingard of
Goshen, Gary Lynn (Amanda) Wingard of Wawaka, Karl Ray Wingard and
Dennis Lee Wingard both at home; 11 grandchildren; two brothers, Kenneth
Lee (Joan) Yoder of Goshen, Dewayne Ray Yoder of Goshen; three sisters,
Karen Sue (Wayne) Miller of Shipshewana, Marilyn Kay (Phil) Miller of
LaGrange, Linda Lou (Wayne) Troyer of Shipshewana. She was preceded in
death by her father, grandson, Lyndon Jay Schwartz, sister, Ida Fern Yoder.
She was a homemaker and a member of the Old Order Amish Church.
Visitation will be after 2:00 pm on Thursday January 18, and all day Friday,
January 19, at the Devon Chupp residence, 950 N. Taylor Dr., Shipshewana.
Funeral services will be at 9:30 am on Saturday, January 20, also at the
Devon Chupp residence. Services will be conducted by Bishop Perry Miller
and the home ministers. Burial will be in East Barren Cemetery,
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You have my deepest sympathy & prayers. God Bless you all.
From: Laura Anderson