doris a. neuenschwander
ELKHART - Doris Ann Neuenschwander, 76, of Elkhart, passed away at 2:50 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 23, 2012, at Elkhart General Hospital.
May 16, 1936 - Dec. 23, 2012
ELKHART — Doris Ann Neuenschwander, 76, of Elkhart, passed away at 2:50 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 23, 2012, at Elkhart General Hospital.
Doris was born on May 16, 1936, in Centralia, Mo., the daughter of the late Clarence and Anna L. (Fosdick) Edelman.
She is survived by three children, David (Michele) Neuenschwander of Cocoa Beach, Fla., Mary Edwards of Elkhart and Rebecca (Jim) Haney of Elkhart; eight grandchildren, David Neuenschwander Jr., Sara (Jon) Hoskin, Michael (Jen) Hollandsworth, Amanda (Justin) Schenk, Erich Neuenschwander, Beth Neuenschwander, Gina Haney and Andrea (EJ) McFarland; and four great-grandchildren, Emma, Emit, Garret and Carly. She is also survived by a sister, Jocelyn Basse of Marquette, Mich., and daughter-in-law Marie Neuenschwander.
She is preceded in death by her parents; son Phil; and two brothers, Art and Dan Edelman.
Doris graduated from Elkhart High School in 1954 and from there she attended Ball State University.
She retired from Sears after many years and had been an organist for her church.
A celebration of her life will be at a later date.
Chapel Hill Funeral Home, 10776 McKinley Highway, Osceola, is handling arrangements.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.chapelhillmemorial.com.