Anna B. Troyer, 92, 8862 Township Road 559, Millersburg, died Monday, Oct. 29, 2012, at her home after a period of declining health.
She was born Jan. 12, 1920, in Coshocton County, the daughter of the late Benjamin J. and Mattie M. (Erb) Troyer and married Dan R. Troyer on Jan. 2, 1947. He survives.
She established Troyer's Homemade Candies 51 years ago and was a member of the Old Order Amish Church.
Surviving in addition to her husband, are sons Harvey (Miriam) Troyer of Butler, Jonas (Dena) Troyer of the home and Milton (Laura) Troyer of Millersburg; daughters Delilah Troyer, Esther Troyer, Lydia Troyer, Mattie Troyer and Sarah Troyer, all of Millersburg, and Clara (Noah) Schwartz of Salem, Ind.; a son-in-law, Leroy W. (Lydia Sue) Chupp of Conneautville, Pa.; 36 grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren; a brother, Abe B. (Catherine) Troyer of Apple Creek; and sisters Elizabeth (Andy J.C.) Miller of Fredericksburg, Ada (Roman) Chupp and Katie Troyer, both of Honea Path, S.C.
She was preceded in death by daughters Elizabeth Chupp, Emma Troyer and an infant daughter, a grandchild, brothers Mose, Levi and Dan Troyer and an infant sister, Lydia.
Services were Thursday, Nov. 1 at the Jonas Troyer residence, 8862 Township Road 559, Millersburg, with Bishop Ivan S. Miller officiating. Burial was in Wengerd Cemetery, Prairie Township, Holmes County.
Murray Funeral Home in Fredericksburg handled arrangements.