Arden D. Stutzman, 97, Nappanee, died at 2:33 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 19, 2021, at Elkhart General Hospital.
He was born Nov. 12, 1923, in Kosciusko County, to the late William D. and Ruth (Jones) Stutzman. On Oct. 17, 1944, in Nappanee, Arden married Mary Kathryn Ball, who preceded him in death on May 9, 2005.
Arden is survived by a daughter, Rita K. (Ralph) Klopfenstein, of Eugene, Ore.; four granddaughters: Erica Mishler, Mishawaka; Ann (Doyle) Stump, Nappanee; Eva (Troy) Andrews, Nappanee; Sara (Eric) Kiley, Eugene, Ore.; eight great grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; and a sister, Anna Belle Burnett, Warsaw.
Thompson-Lengacher & Yoder Funeral Home, Nappanee is in charge of arrangements.