Myrtle A. Nabors, age 101 of Homer Glen, IL, formerly of Hammond, IN, passed away on Monday, November 8, 2021.
Myrtle was born November 23, 1919 in Hammond, Indiana to Albert Venzke and Elizabeth (nee Schultz) Venzke. She attended St. Paul's Lutheran School in Hammond and graduated from Hammond High in 1938.
Myrtle was preceded in death by her husband, William Nabors; her parents; her daughter, Patricia (Jeffery) Reinert; and her five brothers: Elmer Venzke, Howard Venzke, Milton Venzke, Irvin Venzke and Robert Venzke.
Myrtle is survived by her daughter, Betty (Paul) Rausch; her son, Bill (Cheryl) Nabors; five grandchildren: Eric Reinert, Paul Reinert, Anne Westerlund, Jonathon Reinert, Sarah Rausch; ten great grandchildren and five great-great grandchildren.
Myrtle was a homemaker with great baking skills-especially her pies. She also worked outside the home for many years, including in the family grocery store and also many years in the deli at Goldblatt's.
She was a lifetime member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Hammond and Munster and long-time member of their Ladies Aid Ministry.
A Funeral Service will be held directly at St. Paul Lutheran Church at 8601 Harrison Avenue, Munster, IN at 12:00 PM with Pastor Donald E. Stock officiating. Friends are invited to meet with the family at 11:00 AM until the time of service at Noon. Burial will immediately follow at Concordia Cemetery, Hammond, IN.
Services have been entrusted to LaHayne Funeral Home 6955 Southeastern Avenue, Hammond, IN 46324. For questions regarding services, please call 219/845-3600.
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