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Charles Edward Musselman

June 17, 1929 ~ October 4, 2019 (age 90)
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Charles Edward Musselman, age 90, of Ossian, formerly of Ligonier, died peacefully with his family by his side on Friday, October 4, 2019 at the Bluffton Regional Medical Center.  Mr. Musselman was born in Olathe, Kansas on June 17, 1929 to the late Harvey Loanzo Musselman and Catherine (Storch) Musselman.  He graduated from Wawaka High School and honorably served his country in the United States Marine Corps during the Korean War.  He married his angel, Judith Ann LeMiux on February 5, 1977. For more than 42 years, Charlie owned and operated Ligonier Hardware.  He was the mayor of the town of Ligonier from 1996-2000. Charlie was a devoted family man and his wife and family meant everything to him.  He was a selfless man who was loved by all.  In the words of his granddaughter, Quincee, “he was the perfect example of 1 Corinthians 16:14...Do everything in love.” 

Survivors include:
Wife, Judy Musselman of Ossian.
Son, Dennis Musselman of Ligonier.
Son, Dave Musselman of Ligonier.
Son, Jason and Tiffany Musselman of Ossian.
Ten grandchildren and two great grandchildren.
Brother, Bob Musselman of Elkhart.
Sister, Thelma Cantrell of Kendallville.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, Max and Dean Musselman.

Visitation will be held Thursday from 3:00 – 7:00 PM at Ossian United Methodist Church, 201 West Mill Street, Ossian.
Funeral services will be held Friday, October 11, 2019 at 11:00 AM at Ossian United Methodist Church with Rev. David Herr officiating.  There will be a luncheon immediately following the funeral service. 
Burial with military honors will take place at 2:00 PM at Sparta Cemetery, Kimmell.
Memorial donations may be given to the Ossian United Methodist Church.

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