Hettie M. Wenger, 84, homemaker, mother of six, member of Groffdale Mennonite

By on May 22, 2019

Hettie M. Wenger, 84, of New Holland, passed away on Friday, May 17, 2019, at her daughter’s residence in Penn Yan, N.Y.

She was born in Caernarvon Township to the late Aaron and Mary (Martin) Martin, and was the wife of the late John M. Wenger, who passed away in 2006.

A homemaker, she was a member of Groffdale Mennonite Church (Groffdale Conference).

Hettie is survived by six children: Aaron Wenger, Mahlon Wenger, both of New Holland; Barbara, wife of David Hoover; Fannie, wife of the late Glenn Hoover, both of Penn Yan, N.Y.; Walter Wenger of Fleetwood; Mary Ann Wenger of Denver; nine grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and a sister: Susanna Sensenig, also of Penn Yan, N.Y.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by seven brothers: Jacob, Daniel, B. Martin, Levi, Abraham, Isaac and John Martin; and three sisters: Barbara Hoover, Maria Newswanger and Sara Redcay.

Funeral services were held on May 20 at Groffdale Mennonite Church, Leola, with Bishop Ammon Weaver officiating. Interment took place in the adjoining church cemetery. Kindly omit flowers.

Arrangements by Stradling Funeral Homes, Akron/Ephrata. Online condolences can be given at stradlingfuneralhome.com.

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