Mrs. Elizabeth Witt Renschler, 79, of 701 East Fourth street, Mt.Vernon, wife of John Renschler,
a retired farmer and carpenter, died at Sunday at WelbornMemorialBaptistHospital in Evansville.
She had been a patient in the hospital for the last four weeks
after suffering a broken hip in a fall from her bed at her home. Her health had
failed in recent months.
A native of Vanderburgh county, a
daughter of Joseph Witt and Christina Hufnagel Witt,
the deceased and her husband resided in EasternBlackTownship, Posey county, before their moving to Mt.Vernon 30 years ago.
The body of Mrs. Renschler is at Weisinger Funeral Home where friends may call after this evening. The funeral service will
Wednesday in Weisinger Chapel with Rev. A.C.
Blackburn, a retired Posey county General Baptist minister, and Rev. Charles
Hardin, Evansville, a grandson of the deceased, as the
officiating clergymen. Burial will be in Bellefountaine
Mrs. Renschler was a confirmant
of Salem Evangelical and Reformed Church in MarrsTownship.
Surviving, in addition to the husband, are a daughter, Mrs.
William Dempesmeier, R.R. 2; two sons, Oscar, Mt. Vernon, and Alfred, R.R. 2,;
five grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren; two sisters, Mrs. Mary
and Mrs. Lula Williams, both of R.R. 2, and a brother, Henry Witt, Mt.Vernon.