Goshen News, Goshen, IN


January 29, 2013

Ima Overholt

Nov. 16, 1920-Jan. 29, 2013

MILLERSBURG, Ohio — Ima Overholt, 92, died early Tuesday morning at Walnut Hills Nursing Home, Walnut Creek.

She was born Nov. 16, 1920 in Kokomo, Ind., to Dan and Lizzie (Sommers) Hershberger.

She married Homer A. Overholt Oct. 12, 1940 in Kokomo. He died April 13, 1998.

She is survived by four children, Cleo Diane Fisher, South Bend, Ind., Patricia (Ervin) Yoder, Berlin, Philip (Julie) Overholt, Mansfield, and Anthony (Suzannah) Overholt, Indianapolis, Ind.; eight grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and two sisters, Leatha Stuckey, Hicksville, and Doris Robbins, Greentown.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; a granddaughter, Dee Fisher; and two sisters, Cleo Lantz and Mildred Whetstone.

A resident of Topeka, Ind., and Goshen, Ind., Mrs. Overholt moved to Millersburg in 2000. She was a member of Silverwood Mennonite Church.

Friends may call one hour prior to the 1 p.m. funeral service Friday at Yoder-Culp Funeral Home, Goshen. The Rev. Ron Guengerich of Silverwood Mennonite Church will officiate.

Burial will follow in Violett Cemetery, Goshen.

Memorial contributions may be given to Silverwood Mennonite Church.

Online condolences may be offered at www.yoderculpfuneralhome.com.

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