MIDDLEBURY — Wilma W. King, 71, died at 4:12 p.m. Thursday at IU Health Goshen Hospital after a five day stay.
She was born on Aug. 15, 1942 in LaGrange, to William and Ida (Kauffman) Mast.
On Oct. 28, 1968 in LaGrange County, she married Melvin B. King. He died July 15, 1995.
Surviving are two daughters, Dora Ann (Verlin) Schrock and Frieda (Nelson) Mullet, both of Middlebury; six sons, Marlin (Carla) King and Larry (Carolyn) King, both of Middlebury, Maynard (Janice) King of Goshen, Gerald (RoseMary) King of Topeka, LaMar (Linda) King of Shipshewana and Ivan (Amy) King of Middlebury; 26 grandchildren; sister, Barbara (Perry) Miller of Middlebury; brother, Ora (Barbara) Mast of Middlebury; and brother-in-law, Clarence (Mary) Gingerich of Shipshewana.
She was preceded in death by her husband; parents; sister, Frieda Gingerich; and six grandchildren.
She was a homemaker and a member of the Old Order Amish Church.
Visitation will be after 2 p.m. today and all day Sunday at the Marlin King residence, 60301 E. County Line Road, Middlebury, where funeral services will begin at 9:30 a.m. Monday. Services will be conducted by Bishop LeRoy Lehman and the home ministers.
Burial will be in Bontrager Cemetery, Middlebury.
Miller-Stewart Funeral Home, Middlebury, is in charge of arrangements. To share an online message of condolence with the family, visit millerstewartfuneralhome.com.