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Sara C. Detweiler

MIDDLEFIELD – Sara C. (nee Miller) Detweiler, 93, of Middlefield, entered eternal rest Saturday morning, Jan. 11, 2014, at home surrounded by her loving family.

She was born Sept. 15, 1920, in New Castle, Pa., to the late Crist D. and Katie (nee Byler) Miller. She is now reunited with her loving husband, Crist N. Detweiler.

Sara enjoyed spending time with her family and was a member of the Old Order Amish Church.

She will be missed by her children, Katie (Ray) Miller, John (Ida) Detweiler, Crist (Susan) Detweiler, Mary (Rudy) Yoder, Andy (Irene) Detweiler, Marvin (Sara Jane) Detweiler, Sara (James) Gingerich, Sam (Mary Sue) Detweiler, Betty (John) Byler and Edna (Marty) Miller; 53 grandchildren; 178 great-grandchildren; 13 great-great-grandchildren; two sister-in-laws; and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Sara was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Andy; daughter Barbara; two grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and six brothers and three sisters.

Funeral services will be held at 9:30 a.m. Jan. 14 at 14707 Madison Road, Middlefield, with Bishop Andy J. Byler officiating.

Visitation will be anytime until the time of service.

Sara’s final resting place will be in Miller Cemetery in Huntsburg Township.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Best Funeral Home, 15809 Madison Road, Middlefield, 440-632-0818. Online condolences may be sent to www.bestfunerals.com.