Ginger Lee (Blumenthal) Monka

July 16, 1958 ~ December 22, 2023 (age 65) 65 Years Old

Ginger Monka Obituary

Ginger Lee Monka, 65, of Indianapolis, passed away Friday, December 22, 2023 at Community Hospital East, Indianapolis. The daughter of Marcia A. (Morris) Lewton and the late Philip L. Blumenthal, Ginger was born Wednesday, July 16, 1958 in Indianapolis, Indiana.

Ginger received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Antioch College in Yellow Springs, Ohio. After 25 years of service, Ginger retired in 2018 as a computer analyst with Defense Finance and Accounting Service (DFAS). Even though she lived most of her life in Indianapolis, her work would take to many parts of the United States and to other countries. She had been active in French Club, Unitarian Church Clubs, enjoyed horseback riding and had owned a couple horses at one time. Ginger and Joel, whom she married on Sunday, September 21, 1997, liked to travel, visiting probably 49 of the 50 states, enjoying places like England, Wales, Ireland, Italy and France. For a brief period, she and Joel resided in Nice, France. While attending Antioch College, she served with the student-run Fire Department.

Ginger is survived by her husband, Joel of Indianapolis; her mother, Marcia A. Lewton of Cortez, Colorado; her sister, Jill Blumenthal of Cortez, Colorado; and several nieces and nephews.

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