MOUNT CARMEL — Irene M. Ankenbrand, 105, of Mount Carmel, died Monday, April 9, 2018 at Oakview Heights Continuous Care and Rehab.
She was born Feb. 12, 1913 in Wabash County, daughter of Peter and Matilda (Keepes) Ottmann. She married Louis Ankenbrand Oct. 6, 1936. He preceded her in death Feb. 24, 1984. She was a member of Saint Mary’s Catholic Church.
Surviving are daughter Linda Eckleberry; two grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; and sister Lucille Ottmann.
Mass of Christian burial is at 1p.m., Friday at Saint Mary’s Catholic Church, Father Robert Zwilling officiating with Deacon Steve Lowe assisting. Burial follows at the church cemetery. Visitation is from 11 am. to 12:30 p.m. Friday at the church. Memorial contributions may be made to Saint Mary’s Church or Saint Mary’s School General Fund. Keepes Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.