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Marilyn "Sue" (Nix) Widelski

November 24, 1945 ~ June 21, 2021 (age 75)

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Marilyn “Sue” Widelski, 75, of Huntington, IN, passed away on Monday, June 21, 2021, at Visiting Nurse & Hospice in Fort Wayne.

Sue was born on November 24, 1945, in Mishawaka, IN, to Lawrence F. and Mariellen (Eberly) Nix.   Her parents preceded her in death.  Sue married Richard Widelski on May 4, 1968.   He survives and resides in Huntington, IN.

Sue graduated in 1964 from South Bend Washington High School.   Sue was employed at Noll Printing and in the Auditor’s office at the Huntington County Courthouse.   She was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church, Huntington, IN, a member of the Pastoral Council, Open Door Coordinator, baker and deliverer, a volunteer for Love, Inc, and gave her time to many other charitable groups.

Sue enjoyed traveling and was an avid reader.  She loved playing cards and games with her family and grandchildren.

Along with her husband, Dick,  she is survived by three daughters, Christi (Michael) McElhaney, Huntington, IN, Jacki (Jeff) Rude, Fort Wayne, IN, Vicki (Jon) Wirth, Fishers, IN; one son, Stephen (Gelyn) Widelski, Leesburg, VA; one sister, Ann Moretz; and one brother, Joel Nix; both of San Antonio, TX.  Sue is also survived by 12 grandchildren, Brittany Scher, Courtney Scher, Lindsey Scher, Graham Scher, Jake Rude, Zach Rude, Malori Rude, Isaac Rude, Max Wirth, Maddie Wirth, Andrew McElhaney, and Mitchell McElhaney.

Calling hours will be held on Thursday, June 24, 2021, from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at McElhaney-Hart Funeral Home, 715 N. Jefferson Street, Huntington, IN, 46750, with Recitation of the Rosary at 3:30 p.m.

Mass of Christian Burial will be on Friday, June 25, 2021, at 10:00 a.m., at St. Mary Catholic Church, 903 N. Jefferson Street, Huntington, IN with Father Thomas Zehr, Father Stephen Colchin and Father Tony Steinacker presiding.

A private burial will be held at Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Huntington, IN, at a later date.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to St. Mary Catholic Church or to Love, Inc., in care of McElhaney-Hart Funeral Home, 715 N. Jefferson Street, Huntington, IN  46750

McElhaney- Hart Funeral Home, 715 N. Jefferson St., Huntington, IN, is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences to: www.mcelhaneyhartfuneralhome.com

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Marilyn "Sue" (Nix) Widelski, please visit our floral store.


Services

Recitation of the Rosary
Thursday
June 24, 2021

3:30 PM
McElhaney-Hart Funeral Home
715 N. Jefferson St.
Huntington, IN 46750

Visitation
Thursday
June 24, 2021

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
McElhaney-Hart Funeral Home
715 N. Jefferson St.
Huntington, IN 46750

Mass of Christian Burial
Friday
June 25, 2021

10:00 AM
St. Mary Catholic Church (Jefferson Street, Huntington, N. Jefferson Street)

Private Interment

Mt. Calvary Cemetery
N. Goshen Road (State Road 5)
Huntington, IN 46750

Donations

St. Mary Catholic Church
c/o McElhaney-Hart Funeral Home, 715 N. Jefferson Street, Huntington IN 46750
Tel: 1-260-356-3320
Email: mike@McElhaneyHartFuneralHome.com

Love Inc.
c/o McElhaney-Hart Funeral Home, 715 N. Jefferson Street, Huntington IN 46750
Tel: 1-260-356-3320
Web: https://www.osvhub.com/love-inc-huntington/funds

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