Sarah M. Detweiler 1936-2013

MESOPOTAMIA – Sarah M. Miller Detweiler, 77, died Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013, at home surrounded by her family.

She was born Jan. 26, 1936, in Mesopotamia, the daughter of Joe M. and Saloma Byler Miller.

Sarah was a member of the Old Order Amish Church.

Survivors include her husband, Daniel M. Detweiler; children, Susie Detweiler, Melvin Detweiler, Nancy Miller, Katie Miller, Henry Detweiler, Ervin Detweiler, Daniel Jr. Detweiler, Reuben Detweiler, Joseph Detweiler, Owen Detweiler, Andy Detweiler, Rachel Yoder, Raymond Detweiler and Freeman Detweiler; 102 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; two brothers; and three sisters.

Sarah was preceded in death by her daughter, Saloma Detweiler; one grandson; three brothers; and three sisters.

Funeral services will be held 9:30 a.m. Sunday at 8240 state Route 534, Mesopotamia. Visitation will be anytime until the time of service. Burial will be in Wilcox Road Cemetery, Mesopotamia.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Best Funeral Home.