Goshen News, Goshen, IN

May 18, 2013

Alberta M. Overholser

July 28, 1927-May 17, 2013


— GOSHEN — Alberta Mae Overholser, 85, died Friday at 5:30 a.m. at her home.

She was born July 28, 1927, in Elkhart County, to Leo and Mertie (Mishler) Croy. On July 2, 1948, she married Marion Overholser. He died March 9, 1974.

She is survived by three sons, Oren (Rita) Kendall “Obie” Overholser, New Paris, and Alan Lee (Lonna) Overholser and Terry Lynn (Linda) Overholser, both of Goshen; a brother, Merl Croy, Wakarusa; four grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; two stepgrandchildren; and two step-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband; and brother, Charles Croy.

She was a homemaker and member of Creekside Church of the Brethren, Goshen.

Visitation will be from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at Rieth-Rohrer-Ehret Funeral Home, Goshen.

A funeral service will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home with Pastor Larry Foreman of Union Center Church of the Brethren officiating. Burial will be in Union Center Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be directed to Alzheimer’s Research.

Online condolences may be sent at www.rrefh.com.