Neal M.  Beachy
Neal M. Beachy, 72, Etna Green, passed away Thursday, Nov. 14, at his residence, after a three month battle with cancer.
He was born Aug. 26, 1947 in Kokomo to Manasses M. and Elizabeth (Hochstedler) Beachy.
On Aug. 20, 1971 he married JoAnn Schwietert in Middlebury. They moved to the Etna Green area in Spring of 1979. He was a longtime member of Maple City Chapel, Goshen.
Neal enjoyed many years raising hogs on his farm and in recent years, he worked as a driver for the local Amish community. Neal loved to spend time with his family and grandchildren. He enjoyed sports, playing in church and local leagues for both men and co-ed teams. Neal also enjoyed bowling and cornhole. He could frequently be found playing in local cornhole tournaments.
He is survived by his wife, JoAnn Beachy, Etna Green; daughters, Kim (Brant) Mishler, New Paris, Christina (Daniel) Scott, Nappanee; grandchildren, Elizabeth and Tennyson; sisters, Marie Black, Pennsylvania and Sue (Delbert) Lindley, Greentown.
He was preceded in death by a brother, Joe Beachy.
Family and friends may call from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Monday, Nov. 18, at Thompson-Lengacher & Yoder Funeral Home, Nappanee. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 19, at Maple City Chapel. Pastor Gary Miller and Lee Miller will officiate. Burial will be in Fairhaven Amish Mennonite Cemetery, Goshen.
Memorial contributions may be given to Maple City Chapel.
Published on November 15, 2019


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Steve Sommers
Nov 19, 2019
JoAnn,Kim and Christina, So sorry to hear about Neal! Really never thought anything could bring Neal down...such a strong man.
Will always remember the fun times playing ball with the Ag Crew,especially the co-ed State Title :)
Will be praying for you as you make the adjustment to lfe without Neal.