Josephine M. Hostetler, 82, of Dover passed away on Friday, March 23, 2018 in the Park Village Health Care Center at Dover.
Born April 26, 1935 in Shanesville she was a daughter of the late Emery and Jennie Ledrich Arnold. Josephine was also preceded in death by her husband, Loris Hostetler on May 10, 2004.
She helped her husband run the family farm for over 20 years, and was a member of New Pointe Community Church. In her spare time, she enjoyed quilting and reading.
Josephine is survived by her children, Nancy (Harry) Short, Deborah (William) Whitt, Gale Hostetler, Connie (Kevin) Stocker; brother, Ralph Arnold of Sugarcreek; grandsons, Eddie (Gretchen) Whitt, Jeremy Whitt, Scott (Joy) Stocker and great grandchildren, Sam, Ben, Zeke and Kayla.
Private family services will be held with interment in the Union Hill Cemetery at Sugarcreek. The Toland-Herzig Funeral Home and Crematory at Dover is handling arrangements. Those wishing to express their fondest memories of Josephine may do so by visiting the online obituaries link on the funeral home’s website.
Memorial contributions may be made to Community Hospice.