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Mary Eash

    Mary Etta Eash, 78, Shipshewana, died Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at Parkview LaGrange Hospital.

    She was born June 4, 1935, in LaGrange County, to Mahlon D. and Lizzie D. (Schrock) Hostetler.

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

    She was married September 29, 1956, in LaGrange County, to Erwin E. Eash. He survives.

    Also surviving are three daughters, Lizzie Mae (Ernest K.) Miller, Millersburg, Ind., Ruth Ann (Willie Jr.) Yoder, Shipshewana, and LeEtta (Eli Jr.) Yutzy, Shipshewana; four sons, Marlin (Doris) Eash, Shipshewana, Cletus (Sue) Eash, Shipshewana, Glen (Anna) Eash, Goshen, Ind., and Marvin (Waneta) Eash, Shipshewana; 45 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; five sisters, Ida Frey, Topeka, Orpha Miller, Shipshewana, Lizzie Ann (Mervin) Lehman, Goshen, Ind., Freida (Mahlon) Raber, Middlebury, and Leah F. Hostetler, Shipshewana; a sister-in-law, Wilma Mast, Middlebury; and three brothers, Eldon (Esta) Hostetler, Middlebury, Dan Hostetler, Shipshewana, and LaVern Hostetler, Illinois.

    She was preceded in death by her parents, two sisters, Anna Miller and Mabel Mast, and one brother, David Hostetler.

    Funeral services were held Saturday, January 4, at the Mervin Wingard residence, 0635N 1000W in Shipshewana, withBishop Wilbur Miller and home ministers officiating.

    Burial is in Yoder Cemetery, Shipshewana.

    Online condolences may be sent at millerstewartfuneral home.com.

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