Adah Ethel Steinmetz, 89, of Strawberry Point, formerly of Cresco, Iowa, passed away on Tuesday, December 29, 2015, at the Strawberry Point Lutheran Home. She was born October 14, 1926, in Decorah, the daughter of LeRoy and Mary Phipps. She was raised in the Decorah area and graduated from Decorah High School. Adah then graduated from Upper Iowa University in Fayette.
On October 16, 1948, Adah was united in marriage to Leonard Steinmetz. Two children were born to this union. Adah taught first grade in Cresco for 33 years. She enjoyed golfing.
Survivors include her son, Mark Steinmetz of Cresco, her daughter, Ann E. Hall of Cynthiana, Kentucky; and a sister Elaine Doubek, of Cresco.
Adah was preceded in death by her parents; and her husband, Leonard, in 2000.
No Services are planned.
Leonard-Muller Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.