Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
September 16, 2011 3:44 pm EDT


DANVILLE — Anna L. Hershberger, 73, of 16555 Pritchard Road, Danville, died Thursday, Sept. 15, 2011, at the Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus.

She was born Sept. 22, 1937, in Holmes County to the late Levi L. and Sarah M. (Yoder) Stutzman. She was a member of the Old Order Amish Church.

She is survived by her husband, Albert Hershberger, whom she married on Sept. 22, 1960. She is also survived by 10 children, Jonas A. (Sarah) Hershberger of Danville, Erma (Dan) Weaver of Big Prairie, Andy (Anna) Hershberger of Brinkhaven, Eli (Elizabeth) Hershberger of the home, Edna (David) Miller of Brinkhaven, Ruby (Earl) Hochstetler of Danville, Sarah (Urie) Byler of Danville, Ivan (Lizzie Ann) Hershberger of Danville, Roman (Esther) Hershberger of Brinkhaven and Naomi Hershberger of the home; 85 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; three brothers, Henry (Clara) Stutzman of Millersburg, Albert (Katie) Stutzman of Goshen, Ind., and Eli (Mattie) Stutzman of Millersburg; and two sisters, Dora Miller of Millersburg and Dala (Dan) Burkholder of Holmesville.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers, one sister and one grandchild.

Funeral services will be held Sunday, Sept. 18, at 9:30 a.m. at the residence, 16555 Pritchard Road, Danville, with Bishop Reuben Weaver officiating. Burial will follow in the Mast Cemetery in Union Township. Friends and family may call any time at the home. The Fischer Funeral Home in Danville is assisting the family with arrangements;


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