March 3, 1934 - November 1, 2013
GOSHEN -- Ned
C. Hostetler, 79, of Goshen, passed away Friday, November 1, 2013.
He was born
March 3, 1934, in Elkhart, the son of the late Paul and Marcella
He also was
preceded in death by a sister, Charlotte Shaffer.
Ned was a 1951
graduate of Elkhart High School. He then married Geraldine “Jerry”
(Haines) in January 1954, in Adrian, Michigan. Ned served our country
proudly from 1956 to 1958 in the U.S. Army.
He was a member
of Creekside Church of the Brethren and a volunteer for Meals on
Wheels. He also was a true Notre Dame fan, as well as a Chicago
Bears and Chicago White Sox fan.
He is survived
by his wife of 60 years, Geraldine “Jerry” Hostetler;
a son, Jeff C. Hostetler; a daughter, Laurie (Dan) Herron; brothers
Keith (Doris) Hostetler and Max Hostetler; a sister, Mary Stone;
two granddaughters, Arika Herron and Jordan Hostetler; one step-granddaughter,
Marisa.; a sister-in-law, Virginia Stites; along with many nieces
Ned was from 3:00 to 6:00 p.m. Sunday, November 3, 2013, at Creekside
Church of the Brethren, 60455 C.R. 113, Elkhart. Funeral services
were at 11:00 a.m. Monday, November 4, 2013, at the church.
was Pastor Janet Sue Shaver and Pastor Elizabeth Kelsey.
may be sent to Creekside Church of the Brethren and or American
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