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Joseph E. Swartzentruber
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Obituary for Joseph E. Swartzentruber

Town of Leon-

Joseph E. Swartzentruber, 83, of 6544 West Road, Town of Leon, passed away at 4:00 AM Saturday (May 26, 2018) at home with his family by his side.

He was born February 26, 1935 in Holmes County, Ohio, the son of late Elam D. and Mary (Hershberger) Swartzentruber. He was a member of the Old Order of the Amish and was a retired dairy farmer.

He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife of 53 Years, Anna Wengerd Swartzentruber, a great grandson, 4 brothers and 4 sisters.

Joseph is survived by six children; Edna J. Miller, Elizabeth J. Hostetler, Eli J. Swartzentruber, Miriam J. Miller, Ada J. Miller and Fannie J. Miller. He is also survived by 47 grandchildren and 116 great grandchildren.

The family will receive family and friends all day today and Monday in the family home 6514 West Road, Leon. Funeral services will be held at 9:00 AM Amish time, 10 AM English Time on Tuesday at the home.

Bishop John Miller will officiate. Burial will follow in the West Amish Cemetery, Young’s Road, Leon. The VanRensselaer & Son Funeral Home, Randolph have been entrusted with his care.

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