Garnet Haupt, 93

Garnet Marcella Haupt, 93, formerly of Wabash, Indiana, died at 6:40 pm, Saturday, March 25, 2017, at Bradley Healthcare and Rehab in Cleveland, Tenn. 

She was born Jan. 9, 1924, in Huntington County, to Paul and Helen E. (Stoops) Roth.

Garnet was a graduate of Southgate High School in Los Angeles County, Calif. She married Verlin Eugene Haupt in Wabash on Dec. 15, 1951; he died Feb. 18, 1997. She was a member of Bachelor Creek Church of Christ.  She was a member of the American Legion Ladies Auxilliary since 1980, and was a lifetime member of the Disabled Veterans Auxiliary in South Bend. She enjoyed crocheting and plastic canvas needlework. Garnet lived in Cleveland, Tennessee the past few years. 

She is survived by her daughter, Helen M. Lewis of Cleveland, Tenn.; seven grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.  She was also preceded in death by her parents, son, Robert "Rusty" Haupt, one granddaughter, five brothers, and three sisters.

Funeral services will be at noon Friday, March 31, 2017, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Ave., Wabash, with David Stokes officiating.  Burial will be in the Marion National Cemetery, Marion.  Friends may call 10:30 a.m. - noon Friday, at the funeral home.

Preferred memorial is Disabled American Veterans (DAV).

The memorial guest book for Garnet may be signed at


Posted on 2017 Mar 29