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Cora Ellen Haseman

Thursday, July 15, 2010

Cora Ellen Haseman
Cora Ellen Haseman, 91, of Linton, passed away at 6:25 a.m. Wednesday, July 14, 2010, at Greene County General Hospital in Linton.

She was born Sept. 9, 1918, in the Lyons/Marco area, the daughter of Wilson and Maggie (Price) Trueblood.

She was a member of the Linton First Christian Church. Her honors include The Sagamore the Wabash awarded by Gov. Frank O'Bannon, first female President of the Linton Chamber of Commerce, and the Linton Hall of Fame. She was the owner/operator of the Corral, a Western wear shop and had an interest in the Haseman Pest Control. She was active and held offices in B.P.W. and Delta Theta Tau. As a founder and board member of the Phil Harris Scholarship Festival, she helped many students go to college. She was a mother, a mentor and a role model.

Survivors include a daughter, Saundra H. Gillaspy of Indianapolis, a daughter-in-law, Jill Haseman of Gaylord, Michigan, eight grandchildren, R. Craig (Marin) Walker, Richard (Suzanne) Walker, Rob Haseman, Matthew Haseman, Stacy (Terry) Couch, Bilye Hopfinger, Chad (Michelle) Morrow, and Cami (Dan) Rohr, eleven great-grandchildren, three great-great-grandchildren, and special friends, Ralph and Kay Witty of Linton.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Harry L. Haseman, Dec. 29, 1979, a son, Richard "Dick" Haseman, March 25, 2004, two sisters, Autie Mowery and Oma Chaney, and a brother, Paul Richard Trueblood.

Funeral service will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, July 17, at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Linton with Warren Shake officiating.

Burial will follow at German Memory Hill Cemetery in Linton.

Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Friday and at 9:30 a.m. Saturday.

The family has suggested that memorial contributions be made to the Phil Harris Scholarship Fund through the funeral home.

Online condolences can be made at www.welchcornett.com.