Shivery Funeral Home, Inc

Malinda E. Petersheim, age 97 of 10 N. Harvest Road, Bird in Hand, PA, passed away at her home on Tuesday, May 28, 2019.  She was married to the late Daniel S. Petersheim who passed away on July 24, 1988.  Born in Gordonville, she was the daughter of the late Elam and Elizabeth Stoltzfus Smoker.  She was a member of the Old Order Amish Church.  Malinda was known as “The Cookie Lady” and she loved playing the Happy Birthday song on her harmonica for people.  She is survived by 6 children: Elam S. “Pete” husband of Darlene Colden Petersheim of Bird in Hand, Anna Ruth wife of Eli S. Esh of Paradise, Samuel S. husband of June Auker Petersheim of Ephrata, Sarah S. wife of Jacob S. Smucker Jr. of Lykens, PA, Linda Ann wife of Luis Gaxiloe of Annville, PA, and Lena Mae Daily of Paradise, 32 grandchildren, 108 great grandchildren, and a sister, Sarah wife of John Stoltzfus of Cochranville.  She was preceded in death by 3 sisters: Barbara Beiler, Anna King, and Leah Stoltzfus.  Funeral service will take place from the home of Gideon Stoltzfus, 3083 Old Philadelphia Pike, Bird in Hand, PA, 17505, on Thursday, May 30th at 9 a.m. EST.  Interment will be in the Gordonville Amish Cemetery.  Friends may call at the late home, 10 N. Harvest Road, Bird in Hand, PA, 17505, from the time of this notice until time of service.