Louise K. (Lytle) Zimmerman

August 19, 1947 ~ August 6, 2018 (age 70)

Louise K. (Lytle) Zimmerman, 70, of Bear Lake, passed away Monday, August 6, 2018, at her daughter’s home in Auburn.

Louise was born August 19, 1947, in Sturgis, MI.  She was the daughter of the late Merel P. and Maxine E. (Ash-Rider) Lytle.  She spent her formative years in Chicago.

She was an upholsterer/molder at Genaco/Rivera Cruiser for 12yrs, retiring from Group Deco in 2009.

Her hobbies include crossword puzzles, reading and playing cards.

She is survived by her daughter, Pamela and son-in-law, James  Pence of Auburn; grandchildren, Lee and Minaia Sommers; three sisters, Janet Myers of Bear Lake, Sharon Sommers of Fort Wayne and Ruth (Richard) Teeters of Bear Lake; sister-in-law, Sandy Lock of Fort Wayne.

Louise is preceded in death by her brother, Larry Lock; step-father, Norman E. Rider and her longtime companion, Terry L. Buchanan.

Memorial Services will be 1:00pm, Saturday, August 11, 2018, at Sheets and Childs Funeral Home, 206 N. Main Street, Churubusco, IN 46723.

The family will receive friends on Saturday from 11-1.

Officiating, Pastor Rick Van Horn

Memorials to SPCA.

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