Thursday, October 23, 2014
Loading...


submit an obituary
The Elkhart Truth
421 S. Second Street
Elkhart, IN 46516
574-296-5887
obituaries@elkharttruth.com

search obituaries


Thursday, October 23
Loading...
guestbook entries
LOAD MORE
 
Alma Bontreger
Jan. 10, 1931 - Feb. 5, 2014

LAGRANGE — Alma Bontreger, 83, of LaGrange, died Wednesday, Feb. 5, at Miller’s Merry Manor in LaGrange.

Mrs. Bontreger was born Jan. 10, 1931, in Hutchinson, Kan., to Dave and Mattie (Yoder) Schrock.

She lived many years in LaGrange County, moving to the area from Elkhart County. Mrs. Bontreger was a homemaker and worked as a bookkeeper for more than 30 years at Wolcottville Grain Elevator, and also worked at Starcraft. She was a member of Emma Mennonite Church.

On Oct. 16, 1954, in Wakarusa, she married Gene Bontreger. He survives.

Also surviving are three sons, Tim (Jean) Bontreger of White Pigeon, Mich., Ron (Joann) Bontreger of LaGrange and Rick (Jenny) Bontreger of Goshen; eight grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; three sisters, Sue Kurtz and Barbara Weaver, both of Goshen and Mary Yoder of Middlebury; and brother Edward Schrock of Goshen.

She was preceded in death by a sister, Elizabeth Beck, and a brother, Alvin Schrock.

Memorials may be made to Emma Mennonite Church.

Frurip-May Funeral Home is handling arrangements.



Alma Bontreger 's Guestbook



Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Posted at 12:00 a.m.
 Thompson
Posted at 12:00 a.m.
Posted at 12:00 a.m.
Back to top ^