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Cheryl L. Nelson, 63, of Shipshewana, died Saturday, May 27, at Goshen Hospital in Goshen.
Mrs. Nelson was born June 19, 1953, in Goshen to Maurice A. and Doris D. (Cummings) Yoder.
Living most of her life in LaGrange County, she was a member of Shore Church in Shipshewana. Mrs. Nelson worked for several years for Everence Insurance Company in Goshen, where she did group enrollment.
On Aug. 11, 1973, at Forks Mennonite Church in Middlebury, she married Jack F. Nelson. He survives in Shipshewana.
Also surviving is her mother, Doris D. Yoder of LaGrange; a daughter and son-in-law, Erica and Clay Reyenga of Indianapolis; a son, Jeffrey Nelson of Valparaiso; two sisters and brothers-in-law, Kim and Jim Graves of Goshen and Kelly and Tim Miller of White Pigeon, Michigan; and two brothers and sisters-in-law, Jerry and Martha Yoder and Gary and Dawn Yoder, all of LaGrange.
Her father, Maurice A. Yoder, preceded her in death.
Visitation will take place at the church Wednesday, May 31, from 2 to 8 p.m. and Thursday, June 1, from 10 to 11 a.m.
Funeral services will take place Thursday, June 1, at 11 a.m. at Shore Church, 7235 W. 100 North, Shipshewana. The Rev. Carl Horner will officiate the service.
Burial will follow the funeral service at Shore Cemetery in Shipshewana.
Memorials may be made to Shore Church.
Frurip-May Funeral Home in LaGrange is assisting the family with arrangements.
Condolences may be left for the family at www.fruripmayfuneralhome.com.
Published on May 28, 2017
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