Karen Evelyn Schmucker, 79, of Etna

Green, went home to be with the Lord on

Aug. 10, 2019, at her home.

Karen was born Aug. 24, 1939, in

Marshall County, the daughter of Harley

and Edith Marquet Brock. Karen married

Harold Schmucker on June 14, 1957; he

preceded her in death on Jan. 22, 2015.

Karen was a 1957 graduate of

Bourbon High School. She grew up enjoying

every aspect of the family farm with her siblings. She

enjoyed sewing clothing for her children and grandchildren,

baking, camping, riding motorcycles and traveling with

beloved Harold. She was very creative and taught her family

the value of hard work. She was very kind and giving with

her time and would help whenever she could. Those left to

cherish her memories are her family and friends whom she

loved dearly. Karen was a member of Millwood Chapel where

she was a Sunday School teacher and later at Calvary Baptist


Karen is survived by five children: Randy (Brenda)

Schmucker, of Etna Green; Gary Schmucker, of Etna Green;

Tim (Lori) Schmucker, of Nappanee; Roxanne (Juan) Leal, of

Milford; and Edith (Vincent Renze) Schmucker, of Nappanee;

13 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren. Also surviving

are five siblings: Bonnie Brown, of South Bend; Thelma

Scott, of Warsaw; Judy (Sidney) Bobb, of Indianapolis; Max

(Pam) Brock, of Rushville; Rex (Vivian) Brock, of Bourbon;

and Trudy Brock.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband,

Harold; six siblings: Art Brock, Eleanor Caplinger, Argil

Brock, Jean Ann Artist, Emilie Huffman and Ward Brock

Visitation will be Wednesday, Aug. 14 from 3 to 7 p.m. at

Mishler Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 461 W. CR

900N, Milford, and an hour prior to the service at Calvary

Baptist Church.

A funeral service in Karen’s honor will be Thursday, Aug.

15 at 10:30 a.m. at Calvary Baptist Church, 3065 E.

Armstrong Road, Leesburg, IN 46538, with Pastor Greg

Harden officiating. Burial will be at a later date in Stoney

Point Cemetery.

Mishler Funeral Home and Cremation Center was

entrusted with Karen’s arrangements.


Memorials to Goshen Hospice.

Condolences may be sent to the family at www.mishlerfhcc.