Sylvia A. Peachey

Sylvia A. Peachey, 81, of Front Mountain Road, Belleville, passed away at 6:15 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2016, at her residence.

Born Aug. 7, 1935, in Allensville, she was a daughter of the late Jacob J. and Annie L. (Peachey) Peachey. Her husband, Joseph N. Peachey, whom she married in November 1955, preceded her in death July 26, 2012.

She is survived by her children, Tobe Peachey and wife, Jemima, of Belleville, Jacob N. Peachey and wife, Becky, of Tyrone, Sadie Swarey and husband, Israel, of Tyrone, daughter-in-law, Barbara Peachey, of Tyrone, Anna Swarey and husband, Ezra, of Belleville, Martha Wengerd and husband, Eli, of Tyrone, Mahlon Peachey and wife, Annie, of Belleville, and Simon Peachey and wife, Fannie, of Belleville; sisters, Nancy Peachey, of Allensville, Katie Peachey, of Belleville, Mary Peachey and husband, David, of Beaver, Ohio, Annie Peachey and husband, Josiah, of Belleville; brothers, David C. Peachey and wife, Elizabeth, of Oakland, Md., and Samuel J. Peachey, of Belleville; 74 grandchildren; and 90 great- grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a son, Urie D. Peachey, and a stillborn son.

She was a member of the Old Order Amish.

A funeral service will be held at 9 a.m. Friday, Nov. 18, at her residence. A viewing will be held Thursday afternoon and evening at her residence, with home ministers officiating. Interment will be held in Allensville Amish Mennonite Cemetery.