GOSHEN — Katy Persing-Eby, 90, formerly of Nappanee, went to be with the Lord at 5:53 p.m. Monday, Feb. 15, 2021, at her son’s house in Goshen surrounded by family.
She was born Oct. 7, 1930, in Caldwell, Ohio, to Joseph and Roxie (Stewart) Racey. She was a 1948 graduate of Spring Arbor High School in Michigan where she was Valedictorian of her class. On Oct. 2, 1948, she married Wendell Persing. He preceded her in death Oct. 4, 1994. Her second marriage was to Everett Eby on Aug. 30, 2001. He preceded her in death Feb. 21, 2006.