Edna B. Hochstetler, 97, of Denver, wife of the late Cornelius (Neal) passed to her heavenly home on June 3, 2014 after two weeks of declining health.
Edna leaves precious memories for daughter Cornelia, who lived with her, and four sons; John (Anne) of Denver, with whom she resided, Wayne (Lois) Illinois, Dennis (Sharon) Colorado, and Walter (Sue) Red Lake, Ontario. She is also fondly remembered by her sister Marie Howe of Fredericksburg, and many nieces and nephews.
Born November 22, 1916 in Oregon, she was the daughter of the late Menno and Fanny Beachy. She was preceded in death by a sister Alta Detweiler, a brother Rufus Beachy and a great-grandson Jesse Hochstetler.
Edna was a member of Grace and Truth Fellowship, Morgantown, PA.
Her family of 5 children, 12 grandchildren and 21 great grandchildren were her main interest. She was a friendly person who was interested in various activities. She wrote a poetry book, loved to travel and enjoyed table games.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend her funeral service at the Conestoga Mennonite Church, 2779 Main Street, Morgantown, PA on Monday, June 9, at 11:00 A.M. A viewing will be held at the church on Monday morning from 9:00 A.M. until the time of the service. Interment will be in the adjoining church cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory may be made to Hospice and Community Care, P.O. Box 4125, Lancaster, PA 17604-4125.