Ottolena Redeker, 82, of Sunnyside died on Saturday, Feb.11, 2012.

She was born April 17, 1922 in Alto, Wis. to Peter and Mary Elenius.

Nov. 5, 1940 she married Leon Redeker.

She is survived by her three daughters, Marilyn Meyer, Eileen Staal and Joyce Heeringa; six grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; one sister, Marion Loomans; and one brother, Paul Elenius.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Leon; two infant sons; two infant daughters; and two sisters, Louise Vander Gailen and Florence DeYoung.

Visitation will be held Sunday, Feb. 19, 2012, from 2 to 6 p.m. at Smith Funeral Home in Sunnyside. Family graveside services will be held Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2012, at 9:45 a.m. at Lower Valley Memorial Gardens, with a celebration of life service to follow at 11 a.m. at Sunnyside Christian Reformed Church.

Smith Funeral Home Ltd. and Crematory in Sunnyside is in charge of arrangements.


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