Elkhart Truth, The (IN) - September 10, 2012
Deceased Name: ella e. nisley
July 14, 1934 -Sept. 8, 2012 GOSHEN - Ella E. Nisley, 78, of Goshen, died at 4:55 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 8, 2012, at her daughter's home. She had been battling leukemia for the past eight years.
She was born July 14, 1934, in Middlebury to Ezra and Susie (Lehman) Bontrager. On Sept. 12, 1957, she married Melvin J. Nisley.
He survives, as do children Betty (Jonnie) Yoder of Bonduel , Wis., Kathryn (David) Miller of Goshen, Willard (Judy) Nisley of Bagley, Minn., and Ernest Lee (Cindy) Nisley of Kendallville; 18 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; brothers Levi (Ada) Bontrager of Shipshewana, Andrew (Edna) Bontrager of Topeka and Samuel (Ada) Bontrager of Middlebury; sister-in-law Esther Bontrager of LaGrange; and brother-in-law Wilbur (Esther) Bontrager of Middlebury.
She was predeceased by sisters Amelia Yoder and Lizzie Mae Bontrager and brothers Harley, Daniel, Joseph and Monroe Bontrager. Visitation is all day today, Sept. 10, 2012, at the family's residence, 14812 C.R. 34, Goshen, where funeral services are at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2012. Burial will be in Nisley Cemetery, Goshen.
Elkhart Truth, The (IN)
Date: September 10, 2012