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Bontrager, John Willis (1914-1966)

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Mennonite Weekly Review obituary: 1966 Dec 22 p. 5

Birth date: 1914

text of obituary:

Parking Lot Accident Claims Life of Goshen Resident

Goshen, Ind. — John Willis Bontrager, 52, of rural Goshen died at the Goshen Hospital Nov. 19 several hours after suffering internal injuries in a parking lot here.

Mr. Bontrager and a carry-out boy from a local supermarket were putting groceries in the trunk of the Bontrager car when another car parked behind them and then lurched forward, pinning the two between the cars.

Mr. Bontrager, a member of the First Mennonite Church of Middlebury, was a foreman for the Starcraft Corp. here.

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