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Jetta June Slack

Monday, June 11, 2012

Jetta June Slack, 82, of Hymera, passed away at 6:45 a.m. on June 10, 2012 in her residence surrounded by her family.

She was born Feb. 13, 1930 in Bruceville, IN to Michael and Elizabeth Hoban Croney.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband Eugene Slack Jr. (2006), sisters Mary Jeanette Croney, Donetta Dean Barry, brothers Edgar Eugene Croney, Michael Croney Jr. and Carlton Laverne Croney.

Jetta is survived by daughters, Retta J. Slack and Beth A. Slack; a son Terry L. Slack (Vonciele L.); a sister Anna K. Croney; and grandchildren, Schuyler L. Slack and Taleah J. Slack.

She was secretary for Hymera Schools for 30 years after which she worked 15 years for Walmart.

She was a 1949 graduate of Hymera High School and a member Hymera Bethel United Methodist Church. She enjoyed working in her gardens, ISU women's basketball, Indianapolis Colts, and especially her grandchildren. She was a devoted loving mother, sister, grandmother who was proud of her family.

Visitation will be Wednesday, June 13 from 4 to 8 p.m. at Holmes Memorial Chapel in Sullivan.

Funeral service will be Thursday, June 14, at the funeral home officiated by Pastor Norman Santus.

Interment will follow in Knights of Pythius Cemetery in Hymera.

The family request in lieu of flowers that donations be made to Hospice of the Wabash Valley.