Earl Willard Huffman, 68, of Findlay, passed away on Thursday, December 12, 2013, at Blanchard Valley Hospital. Earl was born on September 6, 1945 in Catletsburg, Kentucky to Jesse and Rosetta (Perkins) Huffman. Earl had worked in construction, and had recently retired from the maintenance department at St. Catherine’s Manor. Earl enjoyed camping, football, and most of all spending time with his family and his two Yorkies, “Tinker” and “Izzy.”
Earl is survived by his wife, Patricia (Murphy) Huffman; daughters, Tina (Tim) Huffman-Herrin, of Texas, Tammie Huffman, and Kim Huffman, of Indiana; step-children, Brent Pelton, Kirk Pelton, Jennifer (Jim) Corbin, and Aaron Pelton; 9 grandchildren; 9 step-grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren; 3 step-great-grandchildren; brothers and sisters, Phyllis (Charlie) Bush, Connie (Joe) Bush, Jane (John) Thorne, Bob (Cathy) Owsley, Tim Owsley, Rose Owsley, Ben Owsley, all of Indiana, Diane (Carl) Corser, of Tennessee, and Eldon Owsley, of Defiance. Earl was preceded in death by his parents, Jesse Huffman and Rosetta Owsley; and a sister, Dorris Howard.
Friends and family may visit on Wednesday, from 1-4 p.m. at HUFFORD FAMILY FUNERAL HOME, 1500 Manor Hill Rd, Findlay (419-422-1500). A time of sharing, and a Celebration of Earl’s life will follow at 4 p.m. in the funeral home. Memorial contributions in Earl’s name may be made to the family in care of Hufford Family Funeral Home. Online condolences may be sent to: www.huffordfh.com.