WEST LAFAYETTE, IN - Imelda 'Millie' Mae Huseman, 87, of West Lafayette, IN passed away peacefully at home on October 2, 2017 surrounded by her family. She was born May 9, 1930 in Cook, IN to the late Mathias and Elizabeth (Fiegle) Klein.
She married the late Leo P. Huseman on October 22, 1949.Together they were in the farming business in Lake County, IN, eventually moving to Brookston, IN. There they raised purebred swine. Millie served as president of the Indiana Pork Council and was inducted into the White County Agricultural Hall of Fame. She was a member of the Church of the Blessed Sacrament where she taught CCD and was involved in other church ministries.
Surviving are five children: James (Ellen) Huseman of Munster, Roger Huseman of Coal City, Dean Huseman of Brookston, Pat (Paul) Cochran of Coal City, Julie (Dan) Bowman of Lafayette; eingt grandchildren: Brian (Kim) Huseman, Shane Cochran, Jessica Cochran, Kara Cochran, Sara (Wesley) Werner, Heather Christopher, Cody (Katie) Christopher, Jaron Huseman; and four great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Leo Huseman, her parents, Mathias and Elizabeth Klein; five brothers: Jerome, Marvin, Denis, Carroll, and Fred; four sisters: Marjorie, Valentina, Germane, Ramona.
Visitation will be 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m., Thursday, October 5, 2017 and from 10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m., Friday, October 6, 2017 at SOLLER-BAKER FUNERAL HOME, WEST LAFAYETTE CHAPEL, 1184 Sagamore Parkway West, West Lafayette. A funeral procession will leave the funeral home for Church of the Blessed Sacrament at 10:45 a.m., Friday, October 6.
Funeral Mass will be at 11:00 a.m., Friday, October 6, 2017 at Church of the Blessed Sacrament, 2224 Sacramento Drive, West Lafayette with Father Ted Dudzinski officiating. Interment will follow at Tippecanoe Memory Gardens.
Memorial Contributions in Millie's name may be given to Franciscan Health Hospice or to Church of the Blessed Sacrament.
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