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Josephine M. Christner, 92, of rural Geneva, died Monday in her home.
She was born to the late Jacob F. and Margarette (Schwartz) Schwartz.
Among survivors are sons Samuel J. (Emma) Christner of Monroe; Jacob J. (Mary) Christner of Berne; Levi J. (Martha) Christner of Geneva; Margaret (Tobe) Wickey of Geneva; Lizzie (Martin) Schwartz of Geneva; Fannie (Menno N.) Schwartz of Monroe; and Rebecca (Jacob L.) Wickey of Decatur; 76 grandchildren and 253 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Levi S. Christner, and a daughter, Josephine Christner.
Visitation will be at the residence, 2222 W 800 S, Geneva, from 1-8 p.m. today.
Funeral services are on Thursday at 9 a.m., also at the residence.
Arrangements were made by Zwick and Jahn Funeral Home.