NAPPANEE — Braxton James Bontrager, infant son of Steve and Sarah (Yoder) Bontrager of Nappanee, died Thursday at 4:44 a.m. at IU Health Goshen Hospital. The Bontragers are members of the Old Order Amish Church.
Surviving in addition to the parents are grandparents, Harley (Treva) Bontrager Jr. of Shipshewana and Weldon (Elnora) Yoder of Nappanee; great-grandparents, Marvin (Katie) Slabaugh of Nappanee; and many aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.
Preceding Braxton in death are great-grandparents, Harley and Mary Bontrager, Daniel and Annie Stutzman and Calvin C. and Fannie (Mast) Yoder.
Visitation will begin at 10:30 a.m. Sunday at the family residence, 1905 Beech Road, Nappanee, and continue until the 2:30 p.m. funeral service at the Emery Kaufman residence, 1699 B Road, Bremen. The home ministers of the church will officiate.
Burial will follow at Borkholder Cemetery.
Arrangements are with Thompson-Lengacher & Yoder Funeral Home, Nappanee.