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Susie L. Carr Lindquist, 87, of Veedersburg, Ind., passed away at 7:35 a.m. Friday, March 10, 2017, at IU Arnett Hospital in Lafayette.
Susie was born Feb. 22, 1930, in Veedersburg, the daughter of Dempsey T. and Bessie Elizabeth (Payton) Carr. She married Francis Dean "Pat" Lindquist Nov. 20, 1945, in Sterling.
Surviving family include two sons, Leroy (Becky) Lindquist, Veedersburg, and Randy (Brenda) Lindquist, Covington; a daughter, Katha Lindquist, Veedersburg; seven grandchildren; 24 great grandchildren; 14 great-great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren on the way.
She is preceded in death by her husband; six brothers, Paul, Jodie, Cyril, Amos, Leroy and Max Carr; two sisters, Flo Wilson, and Viv Mullen; and an infant brother Hansel Carr.
Susie had been employed as a cook at the Veedersburg Grade School and for 20 years at Payton's Grocery Store. She was a former member of the Illiana Ex Prisoners of War, where she held many offices over the years. She enjoyed gardening. She loved her grandchildren. She also enjoyed cooking and large family gatherings.
Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, March 14, 2017, at Dickerson Funeral Home in Veedersburg with Pastor Daneen Rodriguez officiating. Visitation will begin at noon Tuesday and continue until the time of service. Burial will follow service at Rockfield Cemetery near Veedersburg. Online condolences at www.dickersonfuneralhome.com.
Published on March 11, 2017
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