Ada M. Ulrich

Ada Marie Ulrich, 94, of Huntington, IN, died Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017, at 12:20 p.m. at Heritage Pointe of Huntington.

Mrs. Ulrich graduated from Urbana High School in 1940. A long-time resident of Huntington, she had worked at Huntington Laboratories from 1948 to 1968 and in the Huntington North High School cafeteria for 10 years. She was a member of St. Peter’s First Community Church, in Huntington, where she sang in the choir and worked with the Women’s Guild-Friendship Circle.

She was born Oct. 12, 1922, in Wabash County to Reuben Henry and Dora Gemmer Schenkel. She married Kermit Nie Ulrich on April 21, 1946, in Huntington, and he preceded her in death on Jan. 20, 2003.

Survivors include two sons, Mel (Linda) Ulrich and Marty (Betty) Ulrich, both of Fort Wayne; a sister, Lela Kay Sale, of Huntington; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Calling is Friday, Sept. 22, 2017, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., with a service following at 11 a.m., at St. Peter’s First Community Church, 206 Etna Ave., Huntington. Rev. Richard Strick and Rev. Zen Hess will officiate. A graveside service will be held Friday, Sept. 22, 2017, at 2:30 p.m. at Gardens of Memory, Huntington County.

Memorial gifts may be made to St. Peter’s First Community Church in care of Bailey-Love Mortuary, 35 W. Park Drive, Huntington, IN 46750.