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.


Funeral Home

Sheets & Childs Funeral Home
206 N Main St Churubusco, IN 46723
(260) 693-2907

Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers on Oct. 31, 2013