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Ezra Nafziger

Birthdate: (87)
Death: April 15, 1979 (87)
Place of Burial: Gap, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Andrew Nafziger and Catharine Nafziger
Brother of Elia S. Nafziger; Aaron E. Nafziger; Sarah Gerber; Rudy Nafziger; John S. Nafziger and 3 others

Managed by: Jim Wile
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About Ezra Nafziger

Nafziger.- Ezra A., son of Andrew and Catherine (Schwietzer) Nafziger, was born in West Holt Co., Neb., Aug. 15, 1891; died of a heart attack at Lancaster, Pa., Apr. 15, 1979; aged 87 y. On June 6, 1916, he was married to Mary Wagler, who preceded him in death. On Nov. 24, 1926, he was married to Mary Stoltzfus, who also preceded him in death. On Jan. 1, 1935, he was married to Solome Beachy, who survives. Also surviving are 4 sons (Harold J., David S., John E., and Daniel E.), 2 foster daughters (Anna Marie Smith and Lucretia Esh), 12 grandchildren, and 4 brothers (Aaron, Rudy, John, and Valentine). He was preceded in death by 2 foster daughters (Ruth Ann and Doris Irene). He was a member of Maple Grove Mennonite Church, where funeral services were held on Apr. 18, in charge of Herman Glick, Aaron Stoltzfus, and Abner Stoltzfus, interment in Maple Grove Cemetery.

Gospel Herald - Volume 72, Number 20 - May 15, 1979, page 406.
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Ezra Nafziger's Timeline

August 15, 1891
April 15, 1979
Age 87
Gap, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States