Historical records matching Ezra Nafziger
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.