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Joseph Eigsti ( North Cascades 1945 )

posted: Sep 10, 2013


Joseph, 91, died Sept. 3, 2013, in Goshen, Indiana. Due his Mennonite faith, he did not join the military during World War II but instead enrolled in the CPS-103 program for conscientious objectors. Joseph jumped at North Cascades for the 1945 season. He was a farmer most of his life, and also served as a school board member and on the Elkhart County Farm Bureau board.