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Glenadine R. Lentz

Posted on April 25, 2013 at 1:00 a.m.

July 21, 1928 - April 22, 2013

ELKHART — Glenadine R. “Tiny” Lentz, 84, of Elkhart, passed away Monday, April 22, 2013, at Golden Living Center, Elkhart.

She was born July 21, 1928, in Elkhart to Carl H. and Elsie K. (Johnson) Youngberg.

Survivors include a daughter, Linda (Allen) Koppernagel of Elkhart; two sons, Larry (Judi) Lentz of Elkhart and Vern Lentz of Honolulu, Hawaii; four grandchildren, Jamin Lentz, Clint Lentz, Kevin Koppernagel, all of Elkhart, and Kathy Kellom of Granger; and 11 great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Leroy Johnson and Maynard Johnson.

Tiny was employed as a cashier at Newman/Binkley Pharmacy, Big R and, most recently, G.L. Perry.

She enjoyed playing bingo, fishing and spending time with her grandchildren.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to the celebration of life service at 6 p.m. Friday, April 26, 2013, at Billings Funeral Home, 812 Baldwin St. Elkhart. Pastor Rob Meckley of Adamsville Road Church of God will officiate.

Burial of her cremated remains will take place in Rice Cemetery at a later date.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Humane Society of Elkhart County.

Online condolences may be sent to www.billingsfuneralhome.com.