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Ada Nisley

Ada Nisley, 85, Goshen, died Saturday, February 4, 2012 at her residence. 

    She was born February 7, 1926, in Shipshewana, to Daniel and Katie (Hochstetler) Graber.

    She was a homemaker and a member of the Old Order Amish Church.  

    She was married March 23, 1948, in Shipshewana, to Ora J. Nisley. He preceded her in death on August 8, 2007.

    Surviving are eight sons, Mervin (Linda) Nisley, Bristol, Larry (Jennifer) Nisley, Evansville, LaVern (Kathy) Nisley, Goshen, Ora Jr. (Irene) Nisley, Topeka, Elroy (LorEtta) Nisley, Goshen, Marlin (Elma Sue) Nisley, Millersburg, Marion (Ruby) Nisley, Goshen, and Vernon (Katie) Nisley, Ligonier; three daughters, Elsie Fern (Sam) Bontrager, Hillsboro, Wisc., LeAnna (Samuel) Bontrager, Topeka, and Miriam (LaVerne) Bontrager, Shipshewana; 72 grandchildren; 40 great-grandchildren; one brother, John (Betty) Graber, Middlebury; and two sisters, Anna Lambright, Shipshewana, and Fannie (Melvin) Mast, Shipshewana.

    She was preceded in death by two stillborn grandchildren, five brothers, Levi, Sam, Melvin, Milo and Tobe Graber, and one sister, Lizzie Schrock. 

    Visitation is all day Monday, February 6, at family residence, 64213 SR 13 in Goshen.

    Services will be 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, February 7, at the Elroy Nisley residence, 62805 SR 13 in Goshen with Bishop Ernest Schrock and home ministers officiating.

    Burial will be in Clinton Brick Cemetery, Goshen.

    Online condolences may be sent at millerstewartfuneral home.com.

    Miller-Stewart Funeral Home in Middlebury is in charge of arrangements.