Eva Anna Streit, 92, Gardner, Kan., died May 12, 2012 at Vintage Park Assisted Living Center, Gardner, Kan. She was born May 16, 1919 in Tipton, Kan., the daughter of John and Sophie (Eck) Gengler.
She was a homemaker who enjoyed cooking, crocheting, shopping, fishing, bingo and Vegas trips. She had worked at the Big “B” restaurant in Cawker City and in Clay Center at the hospital.
She married Henry N. Streit on Nov. 10, 1937 in Osborne, Kan. in a double wedding with his brother, Lawrence.
She was preceded in death by her husband Henry N. Streit in 1967, daughter, Judy Jocile Marie Elizabeth Streit, one grandson, one great granddaughter and her three brothers, Frank, Joe & Matt.
Eva is survived by her children: Dennis Nicholas Streit (Julie) Salina Kan., Joyce Joleen Streit Brummer (Ben Chauvin) Ocola, Fla., Twyla Marlene Streit Cooksey (Gerry) Knoxville, Tenn., Vicki Lynnette Streit Winters (Carl) Gardner, Kan., Phyllis Elaine Streit Snow (Richard) Omaha, Neb., Jacqueline Kay Streit Arteberry, Mesquite, Texas, Darwin Darrell Streit (Barbara) Topeka, Kan., Lynda Lea Streit Lindstrom (Dave) Broken Arrow, Okla., David DeWayne Streit (Vicki) Topeka, Kan.; 20 grand 33 great grandchildren and three great great grandchildren
Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10 a.m., May 17, 2012 at the St. Mary Queen of the Universe Catholic Church, Salina, KS. Burial will be in the Mt. Calvary Cemetery, 230 East Cloud, Salina, KS. Visitation will be on May 16, from 12 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the Ryan Mortuary where a Vigil Service will be offered at 7 p.m. Memorials are suggested to the Salina Catholic Diocese or St. Judes Hospitals. For more information or to leave condolences for the family, go to www.ryanmortuary.com or www.brucefuneralhome.com.