Lucile Hutsell Foote - October 07, 2009Former Marquette resident Lucile Hutsell Foote, 103, of Central Point, Ore., died Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2009, at Central Point, Ore.
Funeral services were Saturday, Oct. 17 at the Higby-McQuiston Chapel in Aurora. Pastor Jay Vetter officiated. Burial was in the Aurora Cemetery.
Condolences may be e-mailed to the family through the mortuary website at www.higbymortuary.com.
Lucile Hutsell Foote, daughter of Glenn Bernelle and Margaret Adilla (Lloyd) Oglesby, was born on Dec. 1, 1905, in Charleston.
She grew up near York and graduated from York High School. Following her graduation she attended Normal Training in York and then was a school teacher in York County.
She married Eugene Hutsell on Nov. 6, 1926 in Wahoo. Following their marriage they farmed in Hamilton County. They farmed south of Hampton from 1926 to 1942 and later east of Marquette from 1942 to 1956. Her husband died on July 31, 1952.
She married Laurel Foote on Nov. 14, 1976 in Marquette. He died Nov. 25, 1980.
She was a member of the Evangelical United Brethren Church in Marquette where she was a Sunday School teacher in the 7th and 8th grade and later adult classes. She was also youth sponsor for several years. She had a strong faith in God since childhood.
She enjoyed family activities, cooking for larger gatherings and gardening and flowers.
Survivors include her son, Darold (Kathy) Hutsell of Central Point, Ore.; 13 grandchildren, Karen (Tony) Cranford, Steve Land, Scott (Tammi) Land, Brian Hutsell, Larry (Lisa) Hutsell, Jackie (Les) Adelung, Kevin (Renee) Hutsell, Monica (Scott) Richert, Rick Hutsell, Randy Hutsell, Ron Hutsell, Jay (Stephanie) Hutsell and Tammy (Jim) Davidson; and 23 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; sons, Donald, Keith and Dale Hutsell; daughters, Donna Hutsell in infancy and Lola Lee Land; three brothers and three sisters.