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Zanta M. Butorac, 94, of Decatur, died Tuesday, November 27, 2012, at Woodcrest Nursing Center.
She was born in Wells County on June 15, 1918, to the late Ellis and Mae (Comer) Squier.
Zanta married Phil P. Butorac on October 28, 1976; he preceded her in death on February 3, 2002.
Zanta was a homemaker and also worked for Lincoln Life Insurance Company.
Among survivors are two sons, Tom (Ilene) Imel of Alpena, Mich., and Larry (Mary) Imel of Decatur; a son-in-law, Don Christianer of Decatur; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a daughter, Chloe Christianer, on Oct. 8, 2011; a brother and a sister.
Per Zanta’s request there will be no visitation or services.
Preferred memorials are to Family Life Care Hospice.
Arrangements were handled by Haggard-Sefton & Hirschy Funeral Home.
Online condolences mat be made at www.haggardandsefton.com.