Jonas N. Hershberger 1918-2013

TROY TOWNSHIP – Jonas N. Hershberger, 95, died Monday, March 4, 2013.

He was born Jan. 13, 1918, in Burton, the son of Neil I. and Lizzie Ann Fisher Hershberger.

Jonas was a member of the Old Order Amish Church.

He is survived by his children, Melvin, Malinda Chupp, Katie Schmucker, Lydia Miller, Abner, Fannie Burkholder and Barbara Miller; 56 grandchildren; 156 great-grandchildren; three brothers and two sisters.

Jonas was preceded in death by his wife, Barbara Miller Hershberger; one grandchild and two great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 9:30 a.m. Thursday at Raymond Miller Jr.’s residence, 14280 Patch Road, Troy Township. Visitation will be anytime until the time of service at 14440 Patch Road, Troy Township.

Burial will be in Hershberger Cemetery in Troy Township.

Arrangements were handled by Best Funeral Home in Middlefield.