On November 20, 1954 she was married in Markle to Kirby D. Polston, and moved from Fort Wayne to Churubusco where she had lived since 1974.
Her spouse preceded her in death on April 1, 1995.
The surviving relatives include two daughters, Deborah Lukmani of Churubusco and Melinda Trigg of Fort Wayne; son, Steve Polston of Fort Wayne; seven grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents and spouse, she was preceded in death by her son, Kim Polston.
A graveside funeral will be held on Wednesday, January 2, 2012 at 10 a.m. in the Eel River Cemetery, Allen County.
For those who wish, memorials may be directed to Whitley County Council on Ageing, 710 Opportunity Drive, Columbia City, IN 46725
To leave an online condolence for the family, log on to www.sheetsandchilds.net.