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Adina Jost

Adina Jost, 94, of Hillsboro, died April 15 at Parkside Homes, Hillsboro.

Born March 10, 1916, in Hillsboro, to John G. and Tina (Hiebert) Kornelsen, she was a homemaker and a member of Parkview Mennonite Brethren Church, Hillsboro.

She married Menno B. Jost April 5, 1936, in Ingalls. He died in 1995.

Survivors include two sons, Calvin of rural Hillsboro and Mark of Greensboro, N.C.; three daughters, Sharon Klaassen of Platteville, Wisc., Harriett Klassen of Littleton, Colo., and Marcyne Heinrichs of Abbotsford, British Columbia; a sister, Martha Bartel of Springfield, Mo.; 14 grandchildren; and 21 great-grandchildren.

Services were Sunday evening at Parkview Mennonite Brethren Church of Hillsboro with the Rev. Roy Keller officiating.

Burial preceded the service in Gnadenau Cemetery in rural Hillsboro.

Memorial funds have been established with the church and Samaritan’s Purse.

Last modified April 21, 2010