Aug. 5, 1973 - Oct. 6, 2013
NAPPANEE ó Rachel J. Troyer, 40, of Nappanee, died at 8:31 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 6, 2013, at her brotherís home of natural causes. She had been mentally and physically handicapped since birth.
Rachel was born Aug. 5, 1973, in Nappanee, to John C. and Mahala (Schmucker) Troyer. She was a member of the Old Order Amish Church.
She is survived by her parents, John C. and Mahala Troyer of Nappanee; four brothers, Aaron Troyer of Nappanee, Delbert (Lorene) Troyer of Nappanee, Norman Troyer of Goshen and Marion Troyer of Nappanee; and four sisters, Ruth (Duane) Bontrager of Milford, Erma (Marvin) Borkholder of Bremen, Sharon (William) Bontrager of Nappanee and Lena (Merle) Yoder of Milford.
Friends and family may call at the family home, 11499 N. 1000 W., Nappanee, after 3 p.m. Monday, Oct. 7, 2013, and all day Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013. The funeral service will be at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013, at the Lavern Yoder residence, Nappanee.
Home ministries will officiate. Burial will be in Weldy Cemetery.
Arrangements are with Thompson-Lengacher and Yoder Funeral Homes, Nappanee.