Ressie J. Hosler

Ressie J. Hosler, 96, of Huntington, IN, died Sunday, Dec. 31, 2017 at Miller’s Merry Manor in Huntington.

Mrs. Hosler was a 1939 graduate of Columbia City High School. She was a homemaker. She was a member of the Eastern Star Huntington Chapter, American Legion Auxiliary Post 85, Women of the Moose Lodge 837 and played in the Euchre Club since 1941.

She was born March 22, 1921, in Columbia City to Heber A. and Luella Benedict Cleland. She married John D. Hosler on July 19, 1941, in Columbia City. He preceded her in death in June 1995.

Survivors include two sons, Roger (Wanda) Hosler and David (Lavon) Hosler, both of Huntington; a daughter,  Jane (Jay) Leist, of Huntington; 12 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; and several great-great-grandchildren.

She was also preceded in death by a son, Dennis J. Hosler.

There will be no visitation or funeral service.

Memorials are to Riley Children’s Hospital, in care of Myers Funeral Home, 2901 Guilford St., Huntington, IN 46750.

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