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Elva Plett

Services for former Lehigh resident Elva Plett, 93, who died Monday at Bethesda Home in Goessel, will be 4 p.m. Friday at Alexanderwohl Mennonite Church, rural Goessel.

Interment will be at 2:45 p.m. at the church cemetery. The family will receive friends 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Bethesda Home

Born Jan. 6, 1926, to Benjamin and Anna (Penner) Schmidt in Goessel, she married Andrew Plett on Sept. 22, 1951, at the Alexanderwohl Church. He died in 2015.

Survivors include daughters Ethel Wedel of Newton, Susan Krehbiel and Marcia Plett-Brubaker of Goessel, and Edith Carr of Williamsburg, Virginia; seven grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Memorials have been established with Mennonite Central Committee and the church.

Last modified March 21, 2019