Sandra L. Liechty
Sandra L. Liechty, 69, of Berne passed away on Wednesday, November 21, 2012 at Swiss Village Nursing Center in Berne. She was born on December 4, 1942 in Adams County to Gerald G. and Evelyn L. (Kohls) Strickler. She was married on January 9, 1960 to E. Steven Liechty.
She was a member of the West Missionary Church in Berne, where she was a Sunday school teacher for 20 years, active in Bible school for many years, junior quiz coach, and in charge of Wednesday evening Missionary Cadets. She worked as a homemaker.
She is survived by her husband of Berne; daughter, Teresa “Terri” Liechty of Fort Wayne; three sons, Scott J. (Marlene) Liechty of Midland, Michigan; Troy S. Liechty of Fort Wayne; and Rev. Brent C. (Loretta) Liechty of Jackson, Michigan; sister, Geralyn “Lyn” Strickler of Decatur; and seven grandchildren, Steven, Kristen, Lauren, Megan, Laurelei, Susanna and Gabriel Liechty.
She was preceded in death by her parents; sister, Sue Kelley; brother, Tom Strickler; and two grandchildren, Marissa and Katelyn Liechty.
Visitation was from 2:00 to 6:00 p.m. on Sunday, November 25 at Haggard-Sefton & Hirschy Funeral Home in Decatur and one hour prior to the 10:00 a.m. funeral service on Monday, November 26 at the West Missionary Church in Berne. Officiating was Pastor Keith Rupp. Burial took place at Decatur Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Samaritan Fund at Swiss Village and West Missionary Church.
Arrangements provided by Haggard-Sefton & Hirschy Funeral Home in Decatur. To sign the guest book, click on www.haggardandsefton.com.