Jerry “Jake” Bechtold, 70, Goshen, died at 11 p.m., Friday at his home.
On Dec. 7, 1963, he married Elsie (Urschel) Bechtold. She survives.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by three children, Teresa (Martin) Miller of Goshen, James (Lura) Bechtold of Nappanee and Jill Bechtold of Lincoln, Maine.
Visitation will take place Monday from 5 to 8 p.m. at Rieth-Rohrer-Ehret-Lienhart Funeral Home, Wakarusa. There will be no funeral service.