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Marguerite "Sue" (Leming) Strass

August 18, 1936 ~ February 13, 2024 (age 87) 87 Years Old
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Marguerite "Sue" Strass Obituary

Marguerite (Sue) Strass, age 87, of Huntington, IN, passed away at her residence on Tuesday, February 13, 2024.                                                 

Sue was born to the late George and Josephine (Owens) Leming on August 18, 1936, in Huntington, IN.  She married Ivan Strass on February 16, 1957, and he preceded her in death on February 16, 2008. 

Sue was a 1954 graduate of Huntington Catholic High School. She had worked for the city as Deputy Clerk Treasurer and worked at the Huntington Library for 17 years before her retirement. She was a member of SS. Peter & Paul Catholic Church. Sue was very proud of her Native American lineage being the great-great granddaughter of Chief Francis LaFontaine.

Sue is survived by two sons, Kirk (Patti) Strass, Erik (Melissa) Strass, both of Huntington, IN; two daughters, Angela Strass, Fort Wayne, IN, Katrina (William Floyd) Mitten, Huntington, IN; 12 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.

Along with her parents and husband she was preceded in death by one brother, Robert Leming.

Calling hours will be held on Saturday, February 17, 2024, from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m., at SS. Peter & Paul Catholic Church, 860 Cherry Street, Huntington, IN, followed by the 11:00 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial, with Father Thomas Zehr presiding.

The burial will be in Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Huntington, IN.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Cancer Services of Huntington County in care of McElhaney Funeral Home, 715 N. Jefferson Street, Huntington, IN 46750.

McElhaney Funeral Home, 715 N. Jefferson St., Huntington, IN is in charge of arrangements.

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February 17, 2024

9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
SS. Peter & Paul Catholic Church
860 Cherry Street
Huntington, Indiana 46750

Mass of Christian Burial
February 17, 2024

11:00 AM
SS. Peter & Paul Catholic Church
860 Cherry Street
Huntington, Indiana 46750

Graveside Service
February 17, 2024

12:00 PM
Mt. Calvary Cemetery
500 N Goshen Rd.
Huntington, IN 46750


Cancer Services of Huntington County
c/o McElhaney-Hart Funeral Home, 715 N. Jefferson St, Huntington IN 46750
Tel: 1-260-356-3320
Email: mike@McElhaneyHartFuneralHome.com


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