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Mary S. Lehman
Jan. 4, 1921 - Aug. 21, 2014

GOSHEN — Mary Shank Lehman, 93, died Thursday, Aug. 21, at Greencroft Healthcare.

She was born Jan. 4, 1921, in Orrville, Ohio, to Charles and Crissie (Yoder) Shank.

On June 8, 1946, she married Ernest W. Lehman. He died in March 2000.

Surviving are daughters Miriam (Whitney) Everest of Goshen and Suzan (Mike) Hutchison of Marion; four step-grandchildren; 11 step-great-grandchildren; sisters Lois (Glenn) Musselman of Goshen and Mary Kay (Howard) Snider of Florida; and sister-in-law Wilma Shank of Goshen.

She was preceded in death by her stepmother Lydia Shank and siblings Ruth, Esther, David, Paul, Ernest and John Shank.

Mary was a 1943 graduate of Goshen College and served with her husband for 19 years with Mennonite Central Committee. Mrs. Lehman also taught at Jefferson Elementary for three years.

Friends may call Monday, Aug. 25, from 10 a.m. until the 11 a.m. memorial service at Yoder-Culp Funeral Home. A private family burial will precede the service at Elkhart Prairie Cemetery in Goshen.

Memorial gifts may be given to M.C.C. – Palestine Refugees.

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Posted on Nov. 28, 2015 at 12:00 a.m.

Posted on Nov. 28, 2015 at 12:00 a.m.
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