Death notices 12-31-11

Betty June Williams
Dec. 30, 2011
BREMEN — Betty June Williams, 70, of Bremen, died Friday, Dec. 30, 2011 at her home.
She is survived by one brother, Chester (Sandra) Williams of Anderson; two sisters, Ruby (Larry) Layman of Bourbon, Dixie (Cecil) Davenport of Hoffman Lake; three daughters Betty Lynn (Troy) Swanson of Atwood, Kassy (Josh) Kenevan of Nappanee, Christie (Michael) Fowler of Elkhart; and five grandchildren.
Visitation will be held Monday, Jan. 2, 2012 from 2 to 4 p.m. at her residence (1140 Sherman Street, Bremen.)
Memorial contributions may be made to donor’s choice.
The Mishler Funeral Home in Bremen is assisting the family with arrangements.
Condolences may be sent to the family at
John Henry Hochstetler
Dec. 29, 2011
BREMEN — John Henry L. Hochstetler, 77, of 2641 Beech Road, Bremen, died at 10:45 a.m., Thursday, Dec. 29, 2011 at his residence after an extended illness.
He is survived by his wife, Esther; sons, Howard D. (Sharon Yoder) Hochstetler and Johnnie R. (Brenda Borkholder) Hochstetler, both of Bremen; daughters, Linda S. (Ervin L.) Bontrager, Shipshewana, Sarah L. (Mahlon Lee) Bontrager, Nora J. (Arlin) Hershberger, Barbara E. (Merle) Hershberger, Laura M. (Lyle) Yoder, all of Nappanee, Etta F. (Morris) Miller, Milford, Sharon K. (Jerry) Kuhns, Ruth A. (Norman) Borkholder, both of Bremen, and Esther E. (Dale R.) Borkholder, New Paris; 59 grandchildren and 30 great-grandchildren; brothers, Melvin (Esther) Hochstetler, Princeton, Ky., Elmer (Mary) Hochstetler, Bellefontaine, Ohio, Jonas Hochstetler, Bremen, Edward (Katie) Hochstetler, Danville, Ohio, Edwin (Emma) Hochstetler, Howard, Ohio, Levi (Betty) Hochstetler Jr., Goshen, Rudy (Carol) Hochstetler, Milford, Lamar (Lizzie) Hochstetler, Moses Lee Hochstetler, both of Nappanee, and Ray Hochstetler, Butler, Ohio; sisters, Lydia Mae Stoltzfus, Howard, Ohio, Mary (Ura) Chupp, and Esther (Lester) Helmuth, both of Nappanee.
Visitation was after 2 p.m. Friday and all day Saturday at the family residence, where funeral services will be held at 9:30 a.m., Sunday. Burial will be in Weldy Cemetery. Arrangements are with Thompson-Lengacher & Yoder Funeral Home, Nappanee.