William F. Chupp, age 84, of Nappanee, died at 5:00 am, Monday, July 27, 2020 at his home after a short illness. He was born March 20, 1936, in Kosciusko County to Floyd J. and Mary Ann (Miller) Chupp.
On Jan. 1, 1959, he married Minerva D. Hochstetler.
She survives along with their children, Barbara (Timothy) Grove, South Bend, Mary Ann (Daniel) Miller, Etna Green, Alvin (Heather) Chupp,Bourbon, Aden (Mary Sue) Chupp, Nappanee, Ernest (Lora Beth) Chupp, Nappanee, Lydia Ann Chupp, Nappanee, Earl (Lauren) Chupp, Etna Green; 25 grandchildren; 25 great grandchildren; sisters, Edna Chupp, Nappanee, Katie Bontrager, Shipshewana, Anna Mae (Melvin) Stutzman, Elva Helmuth,both of Nappanee, Martha (Toby) Yoder, Goshen; brother, Dan Chupp, Nappanee; sisters-in-law, Beverly Chupp, Goshen, Ellen Chupp, Nappanee; step sisters, Kathryn (Eli) Weaver, Ohio, Lena (Albert) Weaver, Pennsylvania; and step brothers, Leroy Miller, Kentucky, and David Miller, Ohio.
He was preceded in death by his parents; stepmother, Sovilla Chupp; granddaughter, Elaine Miller; brothers, Elmer, John, Emery, Lamar Chupp; sisters-in-law, Amanda Chupp, Dorothy Chupp; brothers-in-law, Perry Bontrager, Lee Helmuth; and stepsisters and their husbands, Sara (Levi) Hershberger, Savannah Miller, and Dena (David) Troyer.
Mr. Chupp lived his lifetime in this area. He was member and minister of the Old Order Amish Church.
Family and friends may call after 1 p.m., Tuesday, July 28, and all day Wednesday, July 29, at the Aden Chupp residence, 9564 W 800 N. Funeral services will be at 9:30 a.m., Thursday, July 30, also at the Chupp residence. Home Ministry of the Old Order Amish Church will officiate and burial will be in Graber Cemetery.
In accordance with the State of Indiana Back on Track Plan, family and friends are encouraged to follow social distancing protocols and the wearing of masks.
Arrangements are with Thompson-Lengacher & Yoder Funeral Home, Nappanee