Born April 4, 1919 in Odon, she was the daughter of Ernest Walter and Elma (Dowden) Hugunin.
She served in World War II in the Women's Army Air Corps 8th Division, and was stationed in England, France, and Germany. She was a buyer and designer in the fashion Industry for I. Magnin in Chicago and San Francisco. She was a member of the Bloomfield American Legion, VFW, and the Air Force Association. She was a 1937 graduate of Odon High School.
Surviving relatives include: three sisters, Opal Davidson of Kalona, Iowa, Mae Stuffle of Loogootee, and Helen Boling of Bloomfield; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, four brothers, Richard Hugunin, James Hiram Hugunin, Elbert Hugunin, and Edward T. Hugunin, two sisters, Joyce Merritt and Mona Faye Snyder.
There will be no public visitation or funeral services. Interment will be in Newberry Cemetery at a later date with military honors performed by American Legion Post 196 Bloomfield.
Jenkins & Sons Funeral Home in Bloomfield is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences to the family are available at www.jenkinsfuneralhomes.com.