Susan E. Bothast, 68, of Montpelier, IN, passed away at 6:56 AM on Monday, November 04, 2013 at Bluffton Regional Medical Center in Bluffton, IN. She was born on Saturday, June 16, 1945, in Jay Co.,IN. She married Rev. Robert C. Bothast on Thursday, July 04, 1963 at the Olive Branch Church of the Nazarene, rural Hartford City, IN. Mrs. Bothast was a 1963 graduate of Montpelier High School. She was the music minister at the Warren First Baptist Church for seven years. She was a member of the Cornerstone Church of the Nazarene in Montpelier and attended the First Baptist Church in Warren. Mrs. Bothast formerly worked for Peyton’s Northern in Bluffton. She enjoyed the ministry of music, but most of all Mrs. Bothast enjoyed spending time with her family.
Survivors include: Husband - Rev. Robert C. Bothast, Montpelier, IN., Son - Brian W. (Teresa) Bothast, Montpelier, IN., Daughter - Teresa L. (Mike) Parson, Montpelier, IN., Son - Robert L. (Emily) Bothast, Montpelier, IN., Grandchildren - Brett Bothast, Whitney "Bree" Bothast, Trisha Love, Tasha Love, Pvt. 1st Class Travis Love , Michael Parson, Jeffery Parson, Karen Parson, Bradley Bothast, Sarah Bothast, Great Grandchildren - Corey Parson, Nickolas Parson, Isabel Parson and Jett Parson, Brother - Larry Taylor, Poneto, IN., Brother - Ray Taylor, Osgood , IN., Sister - Sherry Love, Montpelier, IN., Brother - Terry Taylor, Hartford City, IN., Sister - Nancy Pryor, Hartford City, IN., Brother - Mark Taylor, Montpelier, IN and Several Nieces and Nephews.
She was preceded in death by her: Father - Rev. Burl E. Taylor, Mother - Mary Esther (Rouch) Taylor, Brother - David Taylor and one Infant Brother.
Family and friends may gather to share and remember at Walker & Glancy Funeral Home 109 W Windsor St Montpelier on Thursday, November 07, 2013 from 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM.
A Funeral Service will be held at Cornerstone Church of the Nazarene 440 N. Standard Blvd. Montpelier at 10:30 AM on Friday, November 08, 2013 with Pastor Bill Fisher, Pastor Laura High, Pastor Scott Lamperd and Rev. Billy Stanton officiating. Interment will follow in the Brookside Cemetery in Montpelier.
Preferred memorials: Montpelier Cornerstone Church of the Nazarene 440 N. Standard Blvd OR Warren First Baptist Church 727 N. Wayne St. Warren, IN 46792
Arrangements are being handled by Walker & Glancy Funeral Home in Montpelier.