VIOLA LENGACHER, 91, of New Haven, went to her heavenly reward on Friday, Aug. 16, 2013 at Parkview Regional Medical Center, Fort Wayne, Ind. She was a founding member of Central Church, New Haven. She was a homemaker and faithful volunteer for the Dove’s Nest Thrift Shop, the Rescue Mission, and Mennonite Disaster Service with her husband, George (deceased). Surviving are her one daughter, Amanda (Mel) Mullett of Sarasota, Fla.; three sons, Elmer (Bonnie) of Harlan, Richard (Janet) of Huntsburg, Ohio, and Mark (Colleen) of Fort Wayne; 10 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; two step-great-grandchildren; three brothers; and three sisters. Funeral service is 10 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013 at Central Church, 5801 Schwartz Road, New Haven, with calling one hour prior. Visitation also from 2 to 4 and 5 to 8 p.m. Monday, Aug. 19, 2013 at the Church. Burial will be in Yaggy Cemetery. In Lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Turnstone Center for Children & Adults with Disabilities or the Rescue Mission. Arrangements by Smith & Brown Funeral Home, 706 N. Main Street, Hicksville, Ohio. Online condolences may be shared at

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