Goshen News, Goshen, IN

November 4, 2013

Albert H. Graber

April 8, 1923-Nov. 4, 2013

MILLERSBURG — Albert H. Graber, 90, died at 1:40 a.m. Monday at his residence.

He was born April 8, 1923 in Milo, N.D., to Henry and Susanna (Mullet) Graber.

In Nappanee March 17, 1949, he married Katie Yoder, who survives.

He is also survived by his two daughters, Esther (Menno) Schrock of Dublin, Texas, and Irene (Lester) Hochstetler of Bourbon; six sons, Nelson (Ruby) Graber of Shipshewana, Glen (Polly) Graber of Millersburg, Harvey (Terry) Graber and Jonas (Diane) Graber, both of Nappanee, Marvin (Lydia) Graber of Bellville, Mich., and Paul (Carol) Graber of Nappanee; 28 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; a brother, Aaron Graber of San Diego, Calif.; and a sister, Agnes (Harley) Yoder of Ashland, Ohio.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a son, Ervin Graber; two sisters, Caroline Weaver and Mary Peachy; three brothers, Herman, Daniel and Edward Graber; and a granddaughter.

He was a member of the Old Order Amish Church and was ordained as minister April 25, 1976.

Friends may call after 1 p.m. today and all day Wednesday at the Glen Graber residence, 10870 C.R. 44, Millersburg.

Funeral services will take place at 9:30 a.m. Thursday at the Larry Yoder residence, 68100 C.R. 43, Millersburg. Bishop Freeman Nisley and the home ministers of the church will conduct the services.

Burial will be in Weldy Cemetery, Nappanee.

Miller-Stewart Funeral Home, Middlebury, is handling arrangements. To share a message of condolence, visit millerstewartfuneralhome.com.