Betty K. Bender Hostetler 1950-2013

MIDDLEFIELD – Betty Karen Bender Hostetler, 63, died Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2013.

She was born June 2, 1950, the daughter of Norman and Lydia Schmucker Bender.

Betty was a homemaker and a member of the Old Order Amish Church.

Survivors include her husband, Ben Hostetler Jr.; two sons, Ben of Middlefield and Joseph of Warren; three daughters, Melissa Ann Miller of Middlefield, Ann Marie Schrock of West Farmington and Lucinda Miller of Garrettsville, 25 grandchildren, two brothers and five sisters.

She was preceded in death by one grandson.

The funeral service will be held at 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Andy Hostetler’s residence, 15928 Madison Road, Middlefield. Calling hours are any time Thursday and Friday at Betty’s residence, 15705 Old State Road, Middlefield.

Russell Funeral Service in Middlefield assisted with arrangements.