Leah S. Peachey

ALLENSVILLE – Leah S. Peachey, 61, of 145 Mill Road, Allensville, passed away at 6:45 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, at her home.

Born Aug. 8, 1951, in Belleville, she was a daughter of Eli and Linda (Byler) Peachey, of Belleville. Her husband, Henry Y. Peachey, survives.

In addition to her parents and husband, she is survived by: children, Linda Swarey and husband, Jacob, of Allensville, Rachel Swarey and husband, Henry, of Allensville, Elmer J. Peachey and wife, Sara, of Fort Plain, N.Y., Lena Kanagy and husband, Levi, of Belleville, Henry T. Peachey and Priscilla B. Peachey, both at home, Samuel D. Peachey and wife, Barbara, of Belleville, Daniel E. Peachey and wife, Jessica, of Allensville, and John E. Peachey, of Allensville; siblings, Linda Swarey and husband, Sam Y., Susan Swarey and husband, Jacob C., Sylvanus, Elmer, Louie, Jacob, Eli, Benuel and Alvin Peachey; and 27 grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by: an infant son; two granddaughters; one infant brother; and an infant sister.

Leah was a member of the Old Order Amish Church.

A funeral service will be held at 9 a.m. Saturday, March 2, 2013, at the residence of Jacob Swarey, 323 Water St., Allensville. Burial will be in Allensville Amish Mennonite Cemetery.

Her family will receive friends from 2 to 8 p.m. Friday, March 1, 2013, at her residence.

Arrangements are under the care of Henderson Funeral Home Inc., 3813 W. Main St., Belleville.