Shuhsien was born on September 25, 1965 in Taiwan to Fu-Tsair and Xie Hong Hsiao. In 1988, she came to the United States as a student at Indiana University, when she earned a Bachelor's degree in economics. She met her future husband Michael Lacina at Purdue University, where she earned a Bachelor's degree in computer information systems. Shuhsien and Michael married in 2001.
Shuhsien is survived by her husband, her sons Charles and Daniel, her parents, sister Shuhwa and husband, sister Shufen and husband, sister Shumin, brother Nanlong, two nephews, and three nieces.
The family thanks the following organizations for help provided during Shushien's extended illness: Clear Lake Chinese Church, Cameo Caregivers, Houston Methodist (Christus) St. John Hospital, CIMA (Christus VNA) Hospice, Clear Lake Evangelical Formosa Church, Clear Lake Regional Hospital, Deke Slayton Cancer Center, Gateway Community Church, Houston Chinese Church, Regency Village skilled nursing facility, and St. Bernadette Catholic Church.
Visitation and funeral service times are pending and will be held at the Crowder Funeral Home chapel at 111 E. Medical Blvd., Webster, TX 77598. Immediately following the service, burial will take place at Mt. Olivet Cemetery.