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Glada Holst


Glada Kathleen Holst, 89, Goshen, died Sunday, November 4, 2012 at Greencroft Health Care in Goshen. 

    She was born July 27, 1923, in LaGrange County, to James and Nora (Yoder) Troyer.

    She retired from the Shipshewana Post Office after 35 years of service and was a member of Shore Mennonite Church. She also volunteered with the American Red Cross in LaGrange County for 15 years.

    She was married February 7, 1986, in LaGrange County, to Jack Holst. He preceded her in death on May 18, 1991.

    Surviving are one sister, Goldie Lambright, Shipshewana; 11 nieces and nephews; several great-nieces and great-nephews; and many friends.

    She was preceded in death by her parents, one brother, Samuel Troyer, and two sisters, Dorothy Kropf and Glenola Troyer.

    Visitation is 1-3 p.m. Tuesday, November 6, at Shore Mennonite Church in Shipshewana.

    Services will be 3 p.m. Tuesday, November 6, at Shore Mennonite Church in Shipshewana with Reverend Carl Horner officiating.

    Burial will be in Shore Cemetery, Shipshewana.

    Memorials may be directed to Shore Mennonite Church or the Greencroft Foundation. 

    Online condolences may be sent at millerstewartfuneral

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