Born February 18, 1919, in Fort Wayne, she was a homemaker.
She is survived by son-in-law, Phil Wisniewski of Fort Wayne; sons, Robert B. Symonds of Elkhart and Steven Symonds of LaOtto; three grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert J. in 2006; and a daughter, Kay Wisniewski, in 2008.
A private service will be held in Lindenwood Cemetery.
Preferred memorials are to Englewood Health Care. Arrangements are by Klaehn, Fahl & Melton Funeral Home, Wayne Street Chapel.