Hockemeyer & Miller Funeral Home

6131 St Joe Road, Fort Wayne, IN


Sarah J. Hoostal

October 18, 1938July 23, 2020

Sarah J. Hoostal, 81, passed away on Thursday, July 23, 2020 at Parkview Regional Hospital in Fort Wayne, IN. She was born October 18, 1938, in Warren, OH, to the late Klaas “Charles” and Brontless (Dean) Stienstra.

Sarah married John Hoostal on September 26, 1959, and he preceded her in death on February 17, 2010. Surviving are her children, Brian (Greta) Hoostal, Michael (Tamie) Hoostal, and Matthew Hoostal; nephews Douglas Hovanic and Richard Hovanic; niece Bonnie Smith; and 8 grandchildren. Sarah was preceded in death also by her sister Jeanne (Clifford) Zeppernick, and brothers Charles (Eleanor) Stienstra, Paul (Kathy) Stienstra, and Arthur (Patricia) Stienstra All services will be private.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Hockemeyer & Miller Funeral Home, 6131 St. Joe Road, Fort Wayne. For online condolences, please visit www.hockemeyermillerfh.com.


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Sarah J. Hoostal

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Calli Hoostal

July 28, 2020

Rest in eternal peace Grandma. To this day I go through life reaping what you sewn into us. You and Grandpa taught me that a simple life is a happy life and I will honor that through my own. Rest well.

Brenda Hoostal

July 27, 2020

Rest Now Grandma Hoostal. We love and cherish all the memories we had with you! We love you! Brenda, Johnny and Calli! Your Forever in our hearts. ❤️❤️

Brian Hoostal

July 27, 2020

Rest easy, Mom. Vicnaja pamjat. Memory eternal, Requiescat in pace

Love always,

Brian, Greta, & family


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