MYRTLE ARLENE SOTO KNOX, IN Myrtle Arlene Soto, age 98, of Knox, IN passed away Saturday, February 9, 2013. She is survived by son, Joseph (fiancee Karen Haack) DeSoto; grandchildren: Rhonda (John) Rietveld, Valerie (Bryan) DeKock, Samantha Hendrix, Byron (Andrianna) and Camille (John) DeSoto; great grandchildren: T.J., Taylor, and Nicholas Rietveld, Wyatt and Joseph DeKock; sister-in-law, Claire Floyd; daughter-in-law, Frances DeSoto; adopted son and family: Bob (Mary) Basso, Myles (Ashley), Dean, and Bob Basso. Preceded in death by her husband, Manuel; son, Emmanuel DeSoto; daughter-in-law, Nancy DeSoto; four brothers; and two sisters. Friends may visit from 4:00-8:00 p.m. Friday, February 15, 2013 at Rendina Funeral Home, 5100 Cleveland Street, Merrillville. Funeral services Saturday at 10:00 a.m. at the chapel with Pastor Dan Thompson officiating. Burial in Ridgelawn Cemetery.