William J. Chupp, 93, of Bremen, Ind., died at 12:01 am, Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014, at his residence.
He was born Aug. 23, 1920, in Kosciusko County to the John C. and Susan (Yoder) Chupp. He was a lifetime area resident.
On Nov. 10, 1949, he married Mary Hochstetler in Kosciusko County, Ind. Mr. Chupp was a retired farmer and a member of the Old Order Amish Church.
He is survived by his wife: Mary; a daughter: Wilma J. Weaver, Bremen; grandchildren: Juanita (Greg) Dick, Loren (Rita) Slabaugh and Jerry J. Slabaugh III, all of Orange, Texas; Galen (Laura) Slabaugh, Monroe, N.C.; Teresa (Tim) Dawson, Jeffrey (Rhonda) Slabaugh, both of Elkhart; 10 great-grandchildren; and 6 step great-great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a son-in-law: Jerry J. Slabaugh Jr; and a grandson: Joseph Niles F. Slabaugh.
Visitation is all day today at the Matt Schmucker residence, 5311 E. County Line Rd. Funeral services will be held at the home at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 11. Home Ministry of the Old Order Amish Church will officiate and burial will be in Cedar Road Cemetery.
Arrangements are with Thompson-Lengacher & Yoder Funeral Home, Nappanee, Ind.