Goshen News, Goshen, IN


March 5, 2013

Coral Pauline Spitznaugle

GOSHEN — Coral Pauline Spitznaugle, 100, a resident of Courtyard Healthcare of Goshen since 2009, passed away at 3:54 a.m. Saturday. She was formerly from New Paris.

She was born at home in Shawtown, Ohio, to Elvey Ray and Violet Mae (Lape) Swank and was the eldest of seven children. She moved to Goshen in 1950.

She leaves to mourn her loss her daughter, Patricia Waldron, New Paris; grandchildren, Cindy Snider, Rick and Rod Waldron, Carol Robinson, Connie Yoder, Mark and Brian Spitznaugle; sisters, Dorothy, Lois and Olive; 17 great-grandchildren; and 15 great-great grandchildren.

Pauline loved to sew, crochet and paint ceramics. She rocked many grandchildren to sleep over the years. They will miss her.

She was preceded in death by her son, Lloyd Spitznaugle; her parents; two brothers; two sisters; and a great grandson.

A memorial service will take place at a later date.

Elkhart Cremation Services is entrusted with arrangements.

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