MADALINE HILL TERNET FUSSELMAN, 87, died on Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013, at her home. A Fort Wayne native, she was a homemaker and the widow of George Hill, Bernon Ternet and George Fusselman. She was a member of Beacon Light Chapel east of Churubusco; and the Ladies Auxiliaries of Churubusco American Legion and V.F.W
. Surviving are brothers, Rev. Harry (Patricia) Carpenter of Montgomery, Texas, Richard (Dorothy) Carpenter of Fort Wayne and Lester (Sharon) Carpenter of Onalaska, Texas; and sister, Mary Sifuentes of Princeton, Texas. In addition, she leaves many beloved step-children, foster children, step-grandchildren, foster grandchildren, nieces, and nephews, all of whom she dearly loved. She was also preceded in death by her parents, Cloid and Margaret (Ellingwood) Carpenter; brothers, Cloid and William Carpenter; sister, Evelyn Bodle; and a stepson. Service is 10 a.m. Monday at Sheets & Childs Funeral Home, Churubusco, with calling one hour prior. Calling also from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Burial in Eel River Cemetery, south of Churubusco. Memorials to the Alzheimer's Foundation. Online condolences at www.sheetsandchilds or Facebook.