June 30, 1956 - Feb. 20, 2013
ELKHART — Toni M. Garber, 56, of Elkhart, passed away at 1:30 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 20, after a three-year battle with breast cancer, with her family by her side.
She was born June 30, 1956, in South Bend to Joan Crowder.
Surviving are three daughters, Shannon (Humberto) Valdes, Jennifer (Rodrigo) Resendiz and Stephanie (Andres Calsada) Garber; her mother, Joan Crowder; 14 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and her brother, Mark Crowder.
She was preceded in death by her sister, Wanda Odell; uncles Johnny Cannan and Darrella Cannan; aunt Vickie Thelen; grandfather John Cannan; and grandmother Juanita Cannan.
Toni loved baby-sitting and taking care of children. She enjoyed shopping, movies, cookouts and spending time with her family.
Visitation for Toni will be one hour prior to the 11 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 26, service at Walley-Mills-Zimmerman Funeral Home. Pastor David Klahr of New Creation Fellowship Church will officiate. Burial will follow in Prairie Street Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Walley-Mills-Zimmerman Funeral Home, in care of Toni, to defray funeral costs.