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Divine Mercy Catholic Church, Payne
Thursday June 16th, 2016
5:00pm - 8:00pm

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First Presbyterian Church of Antwerp
Friday June 17th, 2016

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Violet June Hughes

Violet June Hughes, 82, of Antwerp, passed away Monday, June 13, 2016 at Vancrest of Antwerp. 

Violet was born in Hicksville, Ohio on April 26, 1934, a daughter of the late Ella (Gustin) and Vernon  Stevenson.

She worked at Dallas/Fort Worth Bank, U.S. Rubber, Woodburn Diamond Die &  Patton Electric. She enjoyed bowling, card club, watching her children & grandchildren at sporting events, playing bingo at Vancrest and her time as member of the Antwerp American Legion Post Auxiliary.

Violet will be sadly missed by her children, Lana (Dennis) Adams of Paulding, Kevin (Cathy) of Kendallville, IN, Kenneth of Fort Wayne & Kyle (Penny) of Antwerp; siblings, Mary Ann Hawkins of Henryville, IN & Peggy Koch of Statesville, NC; 8 grandchildren & 7 great grandchildren.  

She was preceded in death by her husband, Neil, whom she married Nov. 1, 1958 and  siblings, Carl, Richard & John Stevenson.

Viewing is Thursday, 5 to 8 pm at Dooley Funeral Home, Antwerp.

Her funeral service is Friday, 11 am at First Presbyterian Church of Antwerp with viewing one hour prior. 

She will be laid to rest at Maumee Cemetery. 

Memorials to Vancrest of Antwerp Activity Fund or the First Presbyterian Church.

Condolences and fond memories may be shared at www.dooleyfuneralhome.com 

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A candle was lit in memory of Violet Hughes

Mary Jo Schoenauer and Family Jun 18 2016 12:00 AM

Been many years but I remember Violet as a very caring and good person in the years we were class mates in South Scipio and Harlan. Dorothy Phillips, oldest of the Phillips kids-(Bonnie, Donnie and Ronnie)

Dorothy Phillips Jun 18 2016 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Violet Hughes


A candle was lit in memory of Violet Hughes

Nancy Long Jun 16 2016 12:00 AM

Just found out about your mother's passing and I wanted to let you know that you certainly have my sympathies and empathies. I'll pray that God gives you comfort in the days that lie ahead. Blessings to you all!

Bob Larimore Jun 16 2016 12:00 AM

You have my deepest sympathy. She always had a smile for everyone. We had some good times bowling together in league. Rest in peace Violet!

Joyce (Donat-Howard) Carr Jun 16 2016 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Violet Hughes

Doug Dunderman Jun 16 2016 12:00 AM

Cathy & Kevin, I am sorry to hear of the passing of your loved one. Please know that I will keep you in my prayers and know that her pain is over and she can be free. Thinking of you all. Sara Weeks

Sara Weeks Jun 16 2016 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Violet Hughes

Janean and John Shannon Jun 16 2016 12:00 AM

Sympathy to the Family. Memories of her being a neighbor when I was young . Memories of bowling with her. One of the nicest person you would ever meet. Thought and Prayers during this difficult time.

Renee Carr Jun 16 2016 12:00 AM

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