Lina Belle's Story
Lina Belle Hoogenboom, 93, died Sunday, Jan. 7, at The Maples at Waterford Crossing. She had been in failing health the past month.
She was born March 20, 1924, in Millersburg, to William and Elizabeth Pauline (Holdeman) Vance.
On June 5, 1942, she married Bastion "BG" Hoogenboom in Millersburg. He died Feb. 20, 2013.
Survivors include two daughters, Victoria A. (Delaine) Barhydt, Millersburg, and Cindy (Hector) Rios, Las Vegas, Nevada; two sons, Ron (Josie) Hoogenboom, Albuquerque, New Mexico, and Roger K. (Sue) Hoogenboom, Elkhart; nine grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a great-grandson, Asher Ray Myers; three brothers, Charles, Henry and Kenneth Vance; sister, Catherine Wysong; and two half-sisters, Elizabeth Elder and Naomi Grissom.
A member of Greene Road Church, Mrs. Hoogenboom graduated from Millersburg High School in 1942. She was a member of the VFW Auxiliary and a former member of the Goshen Home Economics Club.
She worked at the Goshen Middle School cafeteria for 21 years. She had also worked at Penn Electric and Bowers Manufacturing.
Friends may call Saturday, Jan. 13, from 10 a.m. until the noon funeral service at Yoder-Culp Funeral Home, Goshen. Pastor Dave Van Der Wiele will officiate.
Burial will follow at Benton Lutheran Cemetery, Benton.
Memorials may be given to Greene Road Church.
Online condolences may be shared at www.yoderculpfuneralhome.com.
Published on January 9, 2018