Katherine Ellen Weirich


Katherine Ellen Weirich, 85, died Thursday, Feb. 7, at Goshen Hospital.
She was born Jan. 9, 1934, in Topeka, to William A. and Nora (Bontrager) Beechy.
Mrs. Weirich's family includes her husband, Ora Weirich; children, Gloria (Marion) Miller and Kenneth (Miriam) Weirich, both of Goshen, Keith (Leslie) Weirich, Middlebury, Sharon (Earl) Plett, Landmark, Manitoba, and Carol (James) Piekunka, Goshen; 15 grandchildren, one deceased; 22 great-grandchildren, two deceased; and three siblings, Elva Beechy, Millersburg, Amanda Miller, Choutecah, Oklahoma, and Alice Yoder, Shipshewana.
Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by six siblings, Ammon and Vernon Beechy, Mary Miller, Anna Miller and Raymond and William Jr. Beechy.
A homemaker, Mrs. Weirich was a member of River of Life Community Church.
Visitation will be Friday, Feb. 15, 2 to 4 and 5 to 8 p.m. at Yoder-Culp Funeral Home, Goshen.
A 2 p.m. memorial service will be conducted Saturday, Feb. 16, at River of Life Community Church, 2626 Prairie St., Elkhart.
Private family graveside services will be take place at Elkhart Prairie Cemetery, Goshen.
Memorials may be given to River of Life Community Church.
Online condolences may be shared at www.yoderculpfuneralhome.com.
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