Alvin Stolzfus was born on Sept. 9, 1943, in Lancaster County Pa., to Stephen U. and Mary S. Fisher Stoltzfus.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother Amos Stoltzfus; and four grandchildren.
He is survived by his wife Annie K. (Dienner) Stoltzfus of Rexville, Ind.; six brothers, Benuel Stoltzfus, Isaac Stoltzfus and Sylvan Stoltzfus, all of Lancaster, Pa., Ira Stolzfus of Chester County, Pa., Stephen Stoltzfus of Nappanee, Ind. and William Stoltzfus of Kenton, Ohio; seven sons, Caesar Stoltzfus of Rexville, Ind., Timothy Stoltzfus of Pembroke, Isaac Stoltzfus of Oak Grove, Benuel M. Stoltzfus of Pembroke, Joel N. Stoltzfus of Holton, Ind., John E. Stoltzfus of Cadiz and Nickolas Stoltzfus of Trenton; and two daughters, Ada F. Byler of Oak Grove an Orpha K. Byler of Pembroke.