Reta May Mengedoht, 88, of Lyons passed away Thursday, Jan. 20, 2011 at Lyons Health & Living Center.
Born Oct. 11, 1922 in Kentland, Ind., she was the daughter of Henry and Elsina (Ashby) Harrison.
Reta worked as a telephone operator in Lyons and was a member of the Rebecca Lodge.
Surviving relatives include her sister Josephine Hanks of Lyons, her niece Avanell Kuhlenschmidt of Lyons and her great nephew Michael Kuhlenschmidt of Lyons.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband John Roscoe Mengedoht in 1966.
Friends may call from 9 a.m. on Saturday until the time of service at Jenkins & Sons Funeral Home in Lyons.
Service will be at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 22, 2011 at Jenkins & Sons Funeral Home in Lyons with the Rev. Gerald DeVore officiating.
Burial will follow at Prairie Chapel Cemetery in Lyons.
Online condolences to the family can be made at www.jenkinsfuneralhomes.com .