The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

September 17, 2013

Miriam B. Stoltzfus, 33, Lewisburg


The Daily Item

— LEWISBURG —Miriam B. Stoltzfus, 33, of 2078 Stein Lane, entered into rest on Monday afternoon, Sept. 16, 2013, at the home of her parents.

She was born March 10, 1980, in New Holland, a daughter of Israel S. and Elizabeth K. (Blank) Yoder, of Lewisburg. On Oct. 5, 2002, in Lewisburg, she married Joseph B. Stoltzfus who survives.

Miriam was a 1998 graduate of Mifflinburg Area High School, and earned her associates degree in accounting at Central Penn College, Harrisburg.

She was employed at Bucknell University for the past five years and previously was self-employed in cleaning service.

Surviving in addition to her parents and husband, are two daughters, Avery J. Stoltzfus and Juliana R. Stoltzfus, of Mifflinburg; two brothers and sisters-in-law, Mark B. and Kendra Yoder, of Mifflinburg, and Nathan B. and Monica Yoder, of Cookeville, Tenn.; seven sisters and six brothers-in-law, Katie B. and Duane Bomberger, of Watsontown, Lena B. and Jeff Holmquist, of Kalispell, Mont., Mollie B. and Eric Leaman, of Lewisburg, Marian B. and Jason Miller, of Lewisburg, Keturah B. and Justin Fry, of Sarasota, Fla., V. Fern and Regan Swartzentruber, of Lewisburg, and Teresa E. Yoder of Sarasota..

Family and friends are welcome from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the Roupp Funeral Home, Inc., 8594 Old Turnpike Road, Mifflinburg. The funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday at the Lewisburg Alliance Church, 137 Supplee Mill Road, with the Rev. Leslie Conklin and Pastor Michael Phelps, officiating.

A private graveside service will be conducted at the Lewisburg Cemetery.

Memorial gifts may be made to Avery and Juliana Stoltzfus, c/o West Milton State Bank, 40 Hardees Drive, Mifflinburg, PA 17844, to assist  Miriam’s daughters, Avery and Juliana.