Newton Now Obituaries: Alma L. Ewert

Alma L. Ewert, 89, died July 25, 2017, at Kidron Bethel Village, North Newton. She was born on Oct. 6, 1927, to Joseph Allen and Anna (Umholtz) Hershberger. During her childhood, the Hershberger family lived on a small farm just south of Zimmerdale. Alma attended a two-room elementary school north of Zimmerdale. The family attended the Pennsylvania (now Whitestone in Hesston) Mennonite Church north of


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