Elizabeth J. Runkel, 93, of Goshen, Ind., formerly of St. Joseph died Monday, May 18, 2020, at Goshen Hospital.

She was born July 10, 1926, in Hartford, Wis., to John and Millie (Brown) Sterman. On July 31, 1954, she married the Rev. Curtis W. Runkel in Hartford, Wis. They were blessed with 47 years of marriage prior to his death on Jan. 10, 2002.