NAPPANEE – Miriam A. Cripe, 97, of Nappanee, died at 7:53 a.m. Sunday, April 21, 2019, at Goshen Hospital.  

She was born May 28, 1921, in Nappanee, to Russell and Beulah Shaum Stahly. On Sept. 1, 1946, she married Robert Cripe in Goshen. He died July 21, 1996.  

Local survivors include two children, Randy (Valerie) Cripe and Leanne (Rex) Heckaman, both of Nappanee.

Calling is from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Thompson-Lengacher & Yoder Funeral Home, Nappanee, and for one hour prior to the 11 a.m. funeral service Friday at Grace Point Presbyterian Church.  

Burial will be in Union Center Cemetery.


Memorials to Grace Point Presbyterian Church.