Lauretta Margaret Knauer, 88, Elwood, died Friday at Community South Hospital, Indianapolis.
Born in Greencastle, she was the daughter of Rex and Agnes (Buster) Hunt.
A graduate of Miami Business College, she was a homemaker.
She married William Edward Knauer on April 24, 1937. He survives.
Also surviving are two granddaughters, two grandsons, eight great-grandchildren and six great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by son Rex Edward Knauer and brother Robert R. Hunt.
Memorial services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Hartley Funeral Home, Arcadia, with Rev. Mark Knapp officiating. Burial will be in Arcadia Cemetery.