Graveside Service: Monday, November 2, 2020 at 11:00 Am at Lakeside Cemetery, with pastor Clint Zehr officiating.
Lois R. Hostetler age 90 of Colon, passed away Thursday morning, October 29, 2020 at her home.
Lois was born on July 14, 1930 in Battle Creek, Michigan, a daughter of the late Ray and Ruth (Annis) Miller.
Lois Graduated from Colon High School with the class of 1948.
On June 24, 1950 Lois married Dorwin C. Hostetler at the Colon United Methodist Church in Colon, Michigan. Dorwin would precede her in death on April 16, 1987.
Lois lived her entire life in Colon. She was a former member of the South Colon Mennonite Church. Lois lived out her life dream of growing up and raising a family on a farm. She loved her cat, and spending time with her family but most specially her grandkids.
Lois is survived today by her children: Doreen (Steve) Wagner of Colon, Richard (Audra) Hostetler of Colon, and Teresa (John) Salter of Colon, son in law Joe Farber of Jenison, 8 grandchildren: Sarah (Desmond) Kursinsky, Dr. Joseph (Lisa) Farber, Carmen (Chris) Zylstra, John (Katy) Salter, Luke (Katy) Salter, Cody (Tiffany) Hostetler, Rachel Hostetler, and Rebekah (Luke) Sharp, 12 great grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.
Besides her parents Lois was preceded in death by her husband Dorwin Hostetler, Daughter Lynette Farber, 2 brothers: Wilfred Miller and Deo Miller, 3 sisters: Opal Bell, Beth Shumaker, and Lamoine Rank.
A graveside service celebrating the life of Lois will be held Monday, November 2nd, 2020 at 11:00 AM with pastor Clint Zehr officiating at Lakeside Cemetery in Colon. Due to COVID-19 the family asks that masks be worn and social distancing be practiced. In lieu of flowers the family asks memorials be made to the St. Joseph County Humane Society or the Lyndsay (Sharp) Bingaman Nursing Scholarship. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home. Online condolences can be left at Schipperfuneralhome.com.