Aug. 21, 1922 - June 11, 2013
ELKHART - Lois I. Kiebel, 90, peacefully went home to be with her Lord on Tuesday morning, June 11, 2013, at Hubbard Hill Estates, where she had been a resident the past three years.
She was born Aug. 21, 1922, in Elkhart to Melvin and Elsie (Garl) Hunter. On Dec. 31, 1946, in Elkhart she married John W. Kiebel. He died Dec. 20, 1999.
Surviving are two daughters, Susan (Patrick) Michael of Goshen and Rebecca (James) Carlton of Lima, Peru, South America; two sons, Steven (Voni) Kiebel of Columbia City and William (Kaki) Kiebel of Denver; 12 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; a son, Daniel in 1981; and a sister, Louise Filbert.
Mrs. Kiebel was a 1947 graduate of North Central College, Naperville, Ill., where she received her B.A. in social work. She worked in the Elkhart County Welfare Department of Family Services, but was primarily a homemaker and mother to her children. She was a strong Christian woman and prayer warrior. Her faith was a defining part of her life.
Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, June 14, 2013, at Yoder-Culp Funeral Home, Goshen, and for one hour prior to the 11 a.m. Saturday, June 15, 2013, funeral at Hubbard Hill Chapel, Elkhart, led by Chaplain Dave Severance. Burial will follow in Sugar Grove Cemetery.
Memorials may be directed to World Missionary Press or Sugar Grove Church.