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Death Notice 12-06-10: Elizabeth Ann Wright, Kenneth W. Hartle, Shirley Poor, Ronald L. Steinke, Iva Jean Summey, Sister Loretta Volk

December 6, 2010

Elizabeth Ann Wright
Dec. 1, 2010
PLYMOUTH — Elizabeth Ann Wright, 58, of The Hertford House, Plymouth, died Dec. 1, 2010 at 1:55 p.m. at her residence.
Surviving are sons Rickey Allan Burns and wife Tiffany of Argos; Michael Burns Oyler and wife Elizabeth of Plymouth; daughters Brandi Wright of Monterey and Samantha Grossman and husband John of Goshen; three grandchildren; her mother, Audrie Wright of Plymouth; and nine siblings: Harold Wright and wife Joyce of Argos; Helen Epley of Kentucky; Sandy Schori and husband Ken of Argos; Wanda Lloyd and husband Fred of Culver; Rita Pennington and husband David of Argos; John Wright; Jack Wright and wife Sarah of Culver; Joe Wright of Florida; and Janice Wright of Kentucky.
Services will be held at a later date.
Electronic condolences can be sent to the family at:

Kenneth W. Hartle
Dec. 4, 2010
CULVER — Kenneth W. Hartle, 80, of Culver, died Saturday, Dec. 4, 2010 at his residence.
He is survived by sons Kenneth Hartle of Royal Center and Stacy (Lisa) Hartle of Culver; daughters Shelley (Joe) Sheppard of Culver, Sandy Hood of Leiters Ford, Stephanie Bilby of Rochester, and Sue Ellen Sedlacek of Galveston, Ind.; three sisters; 17 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren.
Visitation is Tuesday from 4 to 8 p.m. at Odom Funeral Home, Culver.
Services are Wednesday at 11 a.m. at the funeral home with the Rev. Bob Metzger officiating.
Burial will be at Culver Masonic Cemetery.
Letters of condolence may be sent to

Shirley Poor
Dec. 4, 2010
PLYMOUTH — Shirley Poor, 63, died Saturday, Dec. 4 at her residence.
She is survived by her husband, Arthur and five children: Karen (Jeff) Samuels of Plymouth; Mike (Angie) Poor of South Whitley; Jason (Serena) Poor of Plymouth; Dakota Poor of Plymouth and Hunter Poor, all of Plymouth; as well as nine grandchildren, three sisters, four brothers and two half-sisters.
Visitation is Wednesday from 4 to 8 p.m. at Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, 1100 N. Michigan St., Plymouth.
Services are at the House of Prayer Church, 12450 Plymouth-Goshen Trail, Thursday at 2 p.m. with the Rev. Ronald D. Humphrey officiating.
Burial will be at New Oakhill Cemetery.
Memorial gifts may be made in Shirley's name to the House of Prayer.
Letters of condolence may be sent via

Ronald L. Steinke
Dec. 3, 2010
WALKERTON — Ronald L. Steinke, 68 of Walkerton, died Friday, Dec. 3, 2010 at his home.
He is survived by his aunt, two sisters, two nephews, three nieces and cousins.
Visitation is Tuesday from 3 to 7 p.m. at Nusbaum-Elkin Funeral Home, 408 Roosevelt Road, Walkerton.
Services are Wednesday, Dec. 8 at 11 am. EST at the funeral home.
Burial will follow at Woodlawn Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the donor's choice in loving memory of Ronald Lee Steinke.

Iva Jean Summey
Dec. 4, 2010
KNOX — Iva Jean Summey, 83, of Knox, died Saturday, Dec. 4, 2010 at Starke Memorial Hospital.
She is survived by sons, Clay Barnett of Athensm James Summey of LaPorte, Michael Summey of Knox, Roger Summey of Fort Wayne; brother Ernest Rowe of Plymouth; 10 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
Visitation is from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 7 at Braman & Sons Memorial Chapel.
Services will be at the chapel at 1 p.m., Tuesday, with the Rev. Charles Begley officiating.

Sister Loretta Volk
Dec. 4, 2010
DONALDSON — Sister Loretta Volk, 88, died at the Catherine Kasper Home in Donaldson Saturday, Dec. 4, 2010.
She is survived by her sister, Sister Antoinette Volk of Donaldson; brother Don Volk of Ingram, Ill.; and three sisters-in-law: Dorothy (Anton) Volk of Washington, Ill., Lelia (Louis) Volk of Claremont, Ill., and Ethel Zwilling, Claremont, Ill.; and many nieces and nephews.
Visitation is at the Catherine Kasper Home, Wednesday, Dec. 8 from 4:30 to 9 p.m.
The Mass of Resurrection will be held by Rev. Fathers Robert Zwilling, James Bueyster and Ed Konerman, S.J. Thursday, Dec. 9 at 11 a.m.
Memorial donations may be made to the Poor Handmaids of Jesus Christ Development Fund, 9601 Union Road, P.O. Box 1, Donaldson, IN 46563.
The Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Letters of condolence may be sent via

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