Elias S. Beiler, 87, of 585 Musser School Rd., Leola, passed away at the home of his daughter, Katie, on Friday, July 5, 2013. He was the husband of the late Fannie Blank Beiler and the late Anna B. Stoltzfus Beiler. Born in Ronks, he was the son of the late Benjamin M. and Sylvia R. Stoltzfus Beiler.
A farm machine dealer, Mr. Beiler was the former owner of Beiler's Machinery, Leola. He was a member of the Old Order Amish Church.
He is survived by: his children, Lizzie B. married to Amos B. Smucker, Quarryville, Reuben B. married to Sadie Mae Ebersol Beiler, Leola, Sylvia B. married to David S. Fisher, New Holland, Daniel K. married to Katie P. King Beiler, Leola, Katie Y. married to Andrew C. Zook, Christiana, B. John married to the late Lizzie Lantz Beiler, Leola; 25 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; four step grandchildren; 12 step great-grandchildren; a brother, Reuben S. married to Lydia Beiler, Strasburg; sisters, Mary S. married to the late Elam K. Zook, Lydia married to the late Jacob G. King, both Christiana; a step brother, Jonas S. married to Katie Lapp, Ronks. He was also preceded in death by two grandsons and a sister, Sarah S. Esch.
The funeral will be 9 a.m. (Standard Time) Monday, July 8, 2013 at the home of B. John Beiler, 601 Musser School Rd., Leola. Interment: Myer's Cemetery, Leola. Viewing: at 601 Musser School Rd. from the time of this notice till the service. Kindly omit flowers.