Obit: Summers, Elvina Catherine (1911 - 2005)

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Surnames: Summers, Giwojna, Zielanis, Latimer, Hillery, Huff

----Source: Marshfield News Herald (Marshfield Wood Co., Wis.) Fri, Feb 18, 2005

Summers, Elvina Catherine (31 Dec. 1911 - 16 Feb. 2005)

THORP - Elvina Catherine Summers, 93, of Thorp died Wednesday, Feb. 16, 2005, at Oakbrook Nursing and Rehabilitation in Thorp.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Bernard-St. Hedwig's Catholic Church in Thorp. Burial will follow in Old St. Hedwig's Catholic Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 9:30 a.m. until service time Saturday at the church.

Thorp Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.

She was born Dec. 31, 1911, in the town of Withee to Joseph and Catherine (Giwojna) Zielanis. She was united in marriage on May 4, 1939, to Gary Latimer in Chicago. He died on Nov. 3, 1963. Elvina then owned a beauty shop in McHenry, Ill. She married Benjamin Summers on March 17, 1973. He died a short time later. She retired in 1977 and moved to Thorp.

She is survived by her sisters, Anne Hillery, Chippewa Falls, and Jeanette Huff, Greenwood, Ark.



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