Lydia Mae's Story
Lydia Mae (Miller) Petersheim, 71, of Dalton, Wisconsin, died Saturday, Nov. 25, at home.
She was born Aug. 10, 1946, in LaGrange County, Indiana, to Ervin and Anna (Miller) Miller.
On Dec. 1, 1966, she married Elva J. Petersheim (deceased).
She is survived by children Jacob (Esther) Petersheim, Dalton, Samuel (Idasue) Petersheim, LaGrange, Katie Mae (Daniel) Miller, LaGrange, David (Barbara) Petersheim, LaGrange, Toby (Malinda) Petersheim, Markesan, Wisconsin, John (Carolyn) Petersheim, Cambria, Wisconsin, Ezra (Minerva) Petersheim, Markesan, Wisconsin, Miriam Petersheim, LaGrange; 66 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; four brothers, Clarence (Anna Marie) Miller Ligonier, Indiana, Orva Miller, New York, Perry (Wilma) Miller, LaGrange, Leroy (Ada Mae) Miller, Dalton; four sisters: Fannie (Dannie) Miller, Lengby, Minnesota, Leanna Miller, LaGrange, Katie (Floyd) Miller, LaGrange, Erma (Freeman) Miller, Montello, Wisconsin; and brother-in-law Eli (Ruby) Schrock, LaGrange.
Preceded in death by her husband; parents; a granddaughter; sister, Mary Schrock; brother-in-law, Edwin Miller; and sister-in-law Ella Miller.
She was a homemaker and a member of the Old Order Amish Church.
Visitation will be after 2 p.m. Sunday and Monday at the Jacob Petersheim residence, W4099 County Road HH, Dalton, Wisconsin, 53926.
First funeral services will be at the residence Monday, Nov. 27, at 1 p.m.
Visitation will follow in Indiana all day Tuesday, Nov. 28, at Marlin Miller's residence at 41455 675W, Topeka.
Second funeral services will be Wednesday at 9:30 a.m. at the same residence.
Services will be conducted by Bishop Ervin M. Miller and the home ministers.
Burial will be Hawpatch Cemetery, Topeka.
Published on November 26, 2017