Steven Lake, 69

Steven M. Lake, 69, Wabash, passed away 3:21 p.m. on Thursday, June 12, at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne. He was born on June 5, 1944 in Wabash, to the late William L. Lake Sr. and Doris (Nayrocker) Lake, she survives in Wabash.

Steve enjoyed mushroom hunting and going to car shows. He also adored his dog companion, Punkin. He served his country in the United States Army during Vietnam. He was a member of Brick Layers Union.

He married Ginny (Kim) Chong Cha in 1967. He is also survived by two brothers, Lynn Lake (Tammi) Wabash and Leslie Lake Sr. (Donna), Noble, Okla.

Steve’s wishes were to have no services or viewing hours. Preferred memorials are to Wabash County Animal Shelter, 810 Manchester Avenue, Wabash, Indiana 46992.

Arrangements were entrusted to McDonald Funeral Home, 231 Falls Avenue, Wabash, Indiana 46992. Online condolences may be sent to the family at

Posted on 2013 Jun 17