Rita I. Svec

Rita Irene Svec, 73, of Roanoke, IN, died Tuesday, July 17, 2018, at 8:28 a.m.  at her home.

Mrs. Svec grew up in Huntington and graduated from Huntington High School in 1963. She worked as a secretary at SIRVA in Fort Wayne and was a Girl Scout leader.

She was born Feb. 9, 1945, in Indianapolis to Peter and Helen Stavropoulos. She married Joseph Craig Svec on Oct. 24, 1992, in Fort Wayne, and he survives.

Additional survivors include three daughters, Angie (Cesar) Guzman, of Bluffton; Julie Grimes, of Fort Wayne; and Tiffany (Troy) Krumma, of Huntington; a brother, Mike (Judy) Beach, of Deland, FL; eight grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

Calling is Saturday, July 21, 2018, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at Bailey-Love Mortuary, 35 W. Park Drive, Huntington. A funeral service will immediately follow at 3 p.m. at the funeral home, with Rev. Raymond Scribner officiating.

Memorials are to Cancer Services of Northeast Indiana, in care of Bailey-Love Mortuary, 35 W. Park Drive, Huntington, IN 46750.
The online guest book may be signed at www.baileylove.com.