P. Lorene Huston, 81, rural Somerset, died at 5:58 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 22, at Wabash County Hospital. She was born July 24, 1932 in Wabash, to Delbert E. and Vera (Overman) Jamerson.
Lorene married Leo Stuart Huston in Fort Wayne on Aug. 29, 1949. He died June 4, 2003. She worked at Wabash Magnetics, farmed and milked cows with her husband, and operated Huston's Greenhouse in Vernon. She was a member of the Wabash Church of the Nazarene, where she taught Sunday School, sang in the church choir, was a teen leader, and a caravan worker. She also enjoyed reading, writing, gardening, and cooking.
She is survived by six children, Cathy (Tim) Ferris-Cole, Martinsville, Carol (Jerry) Eakright, Wabash, Timothy (Connie) Huston, Milwaukee, Wis., Connie (Kerry) Harmon, Lagro, Linda Huston, Wabash, and Tom Huston, LaFontaine; 15 grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren, and her brother, Lewis (Maise) Jamerson,, Lecanto, Florida. She was preceded in death by her husband, her parents, two grandsons, Bryan Liebo and Rick Ferris, and one brother, Lawrence Jamerson.
Funeral services will be held at Church of the Nazarene, 902 Manchester Avenue, Wabash, on Thursday, Sept. 26, at 10:30 a.m. with Rev. Kirk Johnson officiating. Burial will be in Mississinewa Cemetery, Somerset. Friends may call 4-8 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 25 at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Avenue, Wabash.
Preferred memorial is Nazarene Church Mortgage Fund.
The memorial guest book for Lorene may be signed at www.grandstaff-hentgen.com.