Mr. Sroufe retired from Dana Corporation on March 31, 1978, where he worked as a millwright for 30 years. He was married on Dec. 13, 1947 to Donnabelle Loe. They had been spending the winters in Mission and Somerville, Texas. He was a member of Dana's Campers Club. Surviving are his wife Donnabelle; four sons, Larry Sroufe of R 1, Larwill, Gary Sroufe of Columbia City, Everett Sroufe of Baton Rouge, La., and Jimmie "Toad" Sroufe of Fremont; two daughters, Mrs. John (Lina ) Dafforn . or Columbia City and Mrs. Mike (Sinda) O'Reilly of ,Rt 1, South Whitley; 12 grandchildren; and one sister, Mrs. Alice Winkler of Columbia City. Three brothers, Leslie, Ernest and Ralph, and two sisters, Nora Sroufe and Iva Matthews, are deceased.The funeral will be at DeMoney-Grimes Coutryside Park Funeral Home on Fridayat 2 p.m. with the Rev. Marty Glisson and the Rev. Bill Smith of Freewill Baptist Church officiating. Friendsmay call at the funeral home Thursday from 2 to 9 p.m. Burial will be at Christian Chapel Cemetery, Cemetery Merriam.