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Obituaries

October 8, 2013

Mary Jane Lantz

Nov. 28, 1919-Oct. 6, 2013

GOSHEN —  Mary Jane Lantz, 93, Hampton Circle, died Sunday at 4:10 p.m. at IU Health Goshen Hospital.

She was born Nov. 28, 1919 in Goshen, to Henry D. and Salome (Stutzman) Blough.

She married M. Clifford Lantz Nov. 24, 1939, in Goshen. He died July 16, 2006.

She is survived by her daughters, Susan Jane Lantz, Goshen, Catherine Ellen (Robert) Miller, Syracuse, and Nancy Ann (Darrell) Eggers, Bristol; sons, Stephen Morrell (Sandy) Lantz, Syracuse, John Thomas (Jenny Yoder) Lantz, Goshen; daughter-in-law, Sharron Lantz, Syracuse; nine grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband and a son, David Blough Lantz.

She worked as a private secretary and bookkeeper for Meyers Drugs. She retired from News Printing Company, Goshen, in 1984. She was a member of Eighth Street Mennonite Church in Goshen.

A private family service will take place at Rieth-Rohrer-Ehret Funeral Home, Goshen. The Rev. Kevin Farmwald will officiate.

Burial will be in Violett Cemetery, Goshen.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Boys & Girls Club or to the Salvation Army.

Visit www.rrefh.com to share a message of condolence for the family.

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