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Lucy Flint

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Lucy Flint

Lafayette - Lucy E. Flint 83, a resident of Lafayette since 1967 went to heaven on May 14, 2018. She was born in Laurel Hill, Florida on April 23, 1935. She was proceeded in death by both parents and sister; Marilyn Fuller of Florida.

Lucy graduated from Purdue University with a Masters in Geo Science and a Masters in elementary education.

She married Harrison Flint on May 8, 1955 and they had four children; Leona Lynn Flint, Laf, who Lucy lived with for the last four years. Joseph W. Flint with a wife and two sons of Washington, William C. Flint with a wife and daughter of Indiana, John H. Flint with a wife and four children of Arizona.

Lucy loved teaching the 3rd grade at Klondike Elementary, she would substitute wherever needed. She always made sure each of her "kids" had gloves, or mittens, hats, scarves, sweatshirts and sometimes boots. Lucy's second love was gardening, you would find her with Rose, Shasta daisy and Balsam flowers.

She loved to travel to visit family. She enjoyed seeing her family every April at family reunions. She continued to visit nephews and cousins. She always wanted to see children and other extended family.

Memorial visitation will be held on Friday, May 18, 2018, from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Evergreen Wesleyan Church, 1525 Grove Street, Lafayette, IN 47905. There will be a 7:00 p.m. memorial service at the church, with Reverend Joseph Park officiating. In lieu of usual remembrances, memorial contributions may be made to Evergreen Wesleyan Church in her name for a plaque and planting of a memorial tree. Share online memories and condolences at Hippensteel Funeral Home has been entrusted with care.
Published in the Journal & Courier on May 15, 2018
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