Karen Sue Sponseller
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Karen Sue Sponseller
  • February 22, 1948 - March 22, 2016
  • Indiana

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Karen Sue Sponseller, 68, of Ossian, passed away March 22, 2016 at River Terrace Retirement Community. She was born February 22, 1948 in Fort Wayne, Indiana to the late Henry Maxwell and Lucille Frances (Landstoffer) Beckler. Along with raising and caring for her family, she worked in the laundry and housekeeping for Holiday Inn and Hilton Hotels. She was a member of St. Aloysius Catholic Church. She is survived by her husband of 48 years, Russell Sponseller of Ossian; children, Kim (Jeff) Bennett of Ossian, Michael (Rachel) Sponseller of Ossian, Karey (Joe) Eisenhut of Craigville, and Tony (Ariana) Sponseller of Decatur; sisters, Michelle Beckler and Bev Reiff, both of Fort Wayne; 11 grandchildren, Sara Bennett of Ossian, Zach Bennett of Ossian, Alyssa Sponseller of Fort Wayne, Makayla Edmiston of Ossian, Shawna Edmiston of Ossian, Emily Edmiston of Ossian, Korbyn Sponseller of Craigville, Levi Eisenhut of Bluffton, Whitney Grogg of Bluffton, Agustin Banuelos of Decatur, and Cristian Sponseller of Decatur; and great grandson, Graham Reppert of Ossian. Funeral Service will be Tuesday, March 29, 2016 at 11 AM at Elzey-Patterson-Rodak Funeral Home, 120 West Mill Street, Ossian, IN 46777 with visitation 1 hour prior. Visitation will also be on Monday, March 28, 2016 from 2 to 4 and 5 to 9 PM at the funeral home. Burial will be in Oak Lawn Cemetery. Preferred memorials may be made to Family Hospice or Bluffton - Wells County Animal Shelter.