Barbara Girod

Barbara N. Girod, 83, of Berne passed away Tuesday, November 2, 2021, at her residence. She was born October 31, 1938, in Berne to Noah S. and Christina D. (Wickey) Wengerd. She was married November 20, 1958, to Samuel M. Girod.
She was a member of the Old Order Amish.
She is survived by her husband of Berne; two daughters, Christina W. (Enos J.) Schwartz; and Mary W. (Elmer Z.) Hilty, both of Berne; son, Samuel W. (Josephine J.) Girod of Owingsville, Kentucky; five sisters, Lizzie N. Schwartz of Berne; Margaret N. Eicher; and Mary N. Schwartz, both of LaGrange; Sovilla N. (Noah F.) Schwartz of Monroe; and Rebecca N. (Melvin F.) Schwartz of Geneva; and two brothers, Noah N. (Josephine M.) Wengerd of Geneva; and Daniel N. (Annie L.) Wengerd of Kentucky; 24 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her daughter, Barbara Girod; son, David Girod; five grandchildren, Stephen G. Girod; Barbara G. Girod; Menno G. Girod; David G. Girod; and Jonathan G. Girod; and three brothers, John N. Wengerd; David N. Wengerd; and Solomon N. Wengerd.
Visitation was Thursday, November 4 from 1-8 p.m. and will be Friday, November 5 from 8 a.m.-8 p.m. at the Samuel Girod residence, 1504 E. 650 S., Berne. Funeral services will be Saturday, November 6 at 9 a.m. at the residence. Officiating will be Bishop John E. Schwartz. Burial will be at Schwartz Cemetery in Berne.
Arrangements provided by Zwick & Jahn Funeral Home, Yager-Kirchhofer Chapel in Berne. To sign the online guestbook, visit