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Katie E. Swartzentruber, 65

Katie E. Swartzentruber, 65, of 7076 Fountain Nook Road, Apple Creek, passed away peacefully at her home on Sunday, April 16, 2023 surrounded by her family.

She was born in Millersburg on February 10, 1958 to Eli and Anna (Troyer) Burkholder and on December 13, 1977 she married Albert R. Swartzentruber, he survives.
Katie was a homemaker and a member of the Old Order Amish Church.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by children, Marie (Eli) Kauffman of Wooster, Rachel (Willis) Yoder of Apple Creek, Susie (Andy) Yoder of Wooster, Nettie (Norman) Mast of Apple Creek, Levi (Rachel) Swartzentruber of Apple Creek, Mervin (Katie) Swartzentruber of Fredericksburg, Atlee (Lori) Swartzentruber of Apple Creek, Leah (Paul) Mast of the home, and Nelson Swartzentruber of the home; 49 grandchildren; her mother, Anna Burkholder of Millersburg; siblings, Atlee Burkholder of Apple Creek, Fannie (Dan) Miller of Fredericksburg, Edna (Melvin) Yoder of Millersburg, Roy (Edna) Burkholder of Sugarcreek, Emma (Albert) Yoder of Fresno, Marie (Eli) Hershberger of Millersburg, Jonas (Fannie Mae) Burkholder of Sugarcreek, and Ivan (Lena) Burkholder of Millersburg.
She was preceded in death by her father, Eli Burkholder; in-laws, Raymond and Susie Swartzentruber; and sister-in-law, Lydia Ann Burkholder.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, April 19, 2023 at 9:30 am at the family residence with Bishop Eli Stutzman officiating. Burial will follow in Miller Cemetery. Friends may call anytime on Monday or Tuesday at the family residence. Spidell Funeral Home in Mount Eaton is handling the arrangements.

The family would like to thank Ohio’s Hospice LifeCare for their assistance.


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