TOPEKA — Ida C. Petersheim, 78, died at 12:20 a.m. Tuesday, July 8, at home.
She was born June 7, 1936, in LaGrange County to the late Chris and Wilma (Christner) Hochstetler.
On Dec. 25, 1958, in LaGrange County, she married Melvin J. Petersheim.
Survivors include her husband; children Rosanna (Galen) Miller and Elsie (Wilmer) Yoder, both of Millersburg, Ruby (Marion) Miller of LaGrange, Dorothy and Melvin Jr. Petersheim, Levi (Barb) Petersheim of Goshen, Christy (Eileen), Lester (Esther) and Elmer (Kaylene) Petersheim, all of Shipshewana and Sam (Mary) Petersheim of Goshen; 41 grandchildren, 44 great-grandchildren; five sisters; and six brothers.
Her sister, Rosie Schlabach, and great-granddaughter Amanda Lynn Petersheim predeceased her.
Visitation will be after 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 9, and all day Thursday, July 10, at Perry Mast's home, 3880 S. 700 W., Topeka. Funeral services will be at 9:30 a.m. Friday, July 11, also at Perry Mast's home. Burial will be in Hawpatch Cemetery.
Miller-Stewart Funeral Home, Middlebury, is handling arrangements.