Bena Chupp, 80, passed away December 4, 2019. She was born December 31, 1938 in Baltic, Ohio to the late Mose and Susan Troyer. She is preceded in death by her daughter Shirley Stirrett; grandson Tyler Fox; siblings, Jonas, Henry, Mose, Chris, Noah, Sarah, Amanda and 3 infant brothers.
Bena and her family moved to Sarasota in 1981 from Holmes County, Ohio. She was a member of Bethel Mennonite Church. Bena loved sewing, cooking and baking.
Left to cherish her memory are her husband of 60 years, Noah; children, Susie Fox and her husband Ed; Ed Chupp and his wife Janice; Dave Chupp and his wife Missie; Judy Miller and her husband Rod; Herman Chupp and his wife Hannah; Lorene Rankin and her husband Sean; son-in-law Justin Stirrett; grandchildren, Brianna, Hermann, Brandon, Jessica (Brian), Erica, Lane, Kyle, Kurt (Laney), Colton, Tiffany (Brian), Shane (Elzabe), Michael (Lauren), Jamie (Savanna), Christian (Desiree), Abigail, Ben, Josh, Katrina (Wit), Megan (Nick), Kristi (Dan) and Marisa; and 22
There will be visitation on Sunday, December 8, 2019 from 1:30 to 2:30 pm at Bethel Mennonite Church, 2985 Bethel Lane, Sarasota, Florida 34240. Funeral service will begin at 2:30 followed by interment in Bethel Mennonite Cemetery.
Arrangements are being handled for the family by Maloney Funeral Home. www.MFHcares.com