Obituary of Sylvia Chupp
Sylvia (Burkholder) Chupp, age 82, was born June 19, 1939 in Bremen, Indiana to Joseph Jr. and Fannie (Slabaugh) Burkholder. After a period of declining health, she passed away May 11, 2022, surrounded by her family.
On November 12, 1959, she married Emery F. Chupp. After being married for 4 years, two and a half months, he preceded her in death on Jan. 25, 1964. Sylvia lived in widowhood for over 58 years.
She is survived by her four children: Paul and Rachel Chupp, Spencer, WI; Naomi and Aaron Sommers, Richland Center, WI; Laura and Duane Miller, Madison, New York; and Floyd Ray and Rosa Chupp, Salem, Indiana; 32 grandchildren; 35 great-grandchildren; 2 sisters, Fern and Mervin Miller and Linda Menzie. Sisters-in-law, Katie Ann Hochstetler, Esther and Ora Miller, Susie and Diedrich Fehr and Fern Burkholder and brother-in-law, Melvin Miller.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Emery; her parents; 2 grandchildren: Mary Kay Chupp and Jeffrey Miller and a great-grandson, Bryan Hostetler; and her siblings and in-laws, Edith and Ammon Hochstetler; Ward and Verna Burkholder; Earl Burkholder; Ray and Lorene Burkholder; Owen Burkholder; Carl and Rosetta Burkholder; Ruth Miller; and Kenny Menzie.
A viewing will be held Thursday, May 12, 2022 from 2-4 PM and 6-8 PM at the Spencer Amish Church, W386 Mann Rd. Spencer, Wisconsin, where a funeral service will be held at 10 AM on Friday, May 13, 2022.
A viewing will also be held on May 14, 2022 from 2-4 PM and 6-8 PM at the Mark Stutzman residence (7806W 750N Etna Green, IN) where a funeral service will be held at 2 PM on Sunday, May 15, 2022. Burial will be at Graber Cemetery, Nappanee, IN.To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Sylvia Chupp, please visit Tribute Store
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