OrfaJean Ruth Wentzel
Aug. 13, 1928 – Aug. 30, 2013
CULVER — OrfaJean Ruth Wentzel, 85, of Culver, passed away Aug. 30, 2013 at Starke Memorial Hospital.
OrfaJean was born Aug. 13, 1928 in Starke County to Harry and Pansy Eskridge. She married the love of her life, Lester R. Wentzel on Feb. 26, 1949 and together they raised two children. She was a homemaker and loved to bake.
OrfaJean is survived by her daughter Patricia (Jim) Krou of Sterling, Colo.; son Jonanthan (Jane) Wentzel of Plymouth; three grandchildren – Lori Krou of Sterling Colo., Jeremy (Stephanie) Wentzel of Plymouth, and Michael (Ashley) Berger Jr. of Plymouth; five great-grandchildren – Axton, Guage, Evalynn, Adham, and Peyton; one brother Harry (Diane) Eskridge of Plymouth; close and very special friends Tom and Loretta Caudill, Don and Cheryl Green, Tim and Sherry Wagoner, and Mary Weirick.
OrfaJean was preceded in death by her parents Harry and Pansy, husband Lester, son David, brother Kenneth Eskridge, and sisters Vivian Hess and Evelyn Gentry.
A time of visitation will be held at the Odom Funeral Home, Culver, from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013. Rev. Rick Loew will officiate funeral services at 2 p.m. Interment will follow at Bruce Lake Cemetery.
Memorials may be given to the Bible Baptist Church, 601 S. Michigan St., Plymouth, IN 46563.
Condolences may be sent via the obituary page at www.odomfuneralhome.com .
The Odom Funeral Home, Culver, is in charge of arrangements.