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Earl A. Prough
Sept. 5, 1922 - May 12, 2014

GOSHEN — Earl A. Prough, 91, of Goshen, died at 1:02 p.m. Monday, May 12, at IU Health Goshen Hospital.

He was born Sept. 5, 1922, in Elkhart County to the late Perry E. and Mary (Coffman) Prough.

On Dec. 6, 1942, in Goshen, he married Ida Mae Troyer.

Survivors include his wife; children Nancy Rawlings, Sandra (Billy) Miller of Middlebury and June (Cecil) Bontreger and Ronald (Diana) Prough, both of Goshen; nine grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; and siblings Grace Wyse, Mary Chupp of Elkhart and Harry (Margaret) Prough of Goshen.

He was preceded in death by his sister, Kathleen Stahl; son Jerald Prough; and twin grandsons Dewayne and Lawayne Prough.

He was a member of the American Trotter's Association for over 20 years and won trainer of the year in 1986.

Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, May 16, at Miller-Stewart Funeral Home, Middlebury, and for an hour prior to the 10:30 a.m. Saturday, May 17, funeral service at Clinton Brick Mennonite Church. Burial will be in Grace Lawn Cemetery.

Memorials may be given to Clinton Brick Mennonite Church.

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Posted on Dec. 1, 2015 at 12:00 a.m.
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Posted on Dec. 1, 2015 at 12:00 a.m.
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