Eli S. Wengerd

March 21, 1927 ‒ December 06, 2008

Bellville, Ohio

Eli S. Wengerd, age 81, of Bellville, Ohio, passed away on Saturday, December 6, 2008 at the Knox Community Hospital.

He was born on March 21, 1927 in Holmes County to the late Solaman and Lizzie (Yoder) Wengerd.

He is survived by his wife of over 55 years, Susie (Hershberger) Wengerd; eight sons, Mose (Sarah) Wengerd of Howard, OH, Jerry (Miriam) Wengerd of Fredericksburg, OH, Levi (Mary) Wengerd of Fredericksburg, OH, Reuben (Iva) Wengerd of Prattsburg, NY, Jonas (Anna) Wengerd of Gallipolis, OH, Daniel (Sarah Ann) Wengerd of Bellville, OH, William (Martha) Wengerd of Bellville, OH, Andy Wengerd of Bellville, OH; six daughters, Amanda (Reuben) Wickey of Berne, IN, Lizzie (Dave) Wickey of Berne, IN, Katie (David) Miller of Fredericksburg, OH, Emma (Jake) Girod of Berne, IN, Rachel (Eli) Yoder of Bellville, OH, Sovilla (Reuben) Byler of Fredericktown; one hundred grandchildren and twenty eight great grandchildren. Besides his parents, Eli was preceded in death by six brothers, two sisters, two half sisters and two grandchildren.

The Family will observe Funeral Services at the home on Monday, December 8, 2008, beginning at 8:30 A.M. Bishop Eli A. Miller will officiate.

The Snyder Funeral Home in Fredericktown is honored to serve the family of Eli S. Wengerd.

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