Carol J. Streit

Carole Jolyne Streit, 81, of Fort Wayne, IN, and a native of Huntington, IN, died Monday, Aug. 12, 2013, at Visiting Nurse Hospice Home.

Mrs. Streit was a homemaker. She volunteered at Lutheran Hospital for more than 30 years and was a member of Suburban Bethlehem Lutheran Church.

She was born in Huntington to Harry James and Dorothy Lucille Sheets Pfeifer. She is survived by her husband of 63 years, James "Jim" Streit.

Additional survivors include two sons, Jim (Delphine) Streit, of Fort Wayne, and Tim (Jurga) Streit, of Coto De Caza, CA; a daughter, Cynthia (Terry Hummer) Hiss, of Fort Wayne; two sisters, Phyllis Teagarden, of Fort Wayne, and Judith Carpenter, of Davisburg, MI; six grandchildren, Jonathan, Matthew, Jennifer, Jeremy, Andrius and Daniel; and two great-granddaughters.

A service will be held on Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013, at noon, with calling two hours prior to the service, at Covington Funeral Home, 8408 Covington Rd., Fort Wayne. Rev. Bill Mueller will officiate. Burial will be at Covington Memorial Gardens, Fort Wayne.

Memorial gifts may be made to Visiting Nurse.