Lillie F. “Susie” Hartup, 81, Warsaw, passed away on Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at her home. She was born on April 19, 1938, in Kosciusko County, to Robert Royce and Josephine “Jo” (Reiff) Galbreath.
She was a lifetime Pierceton and Warsaw area resident and graduated in 1956 from Pierceton High School. She was married on May 1, 1963, to Terrence K. “Terry” Hartup who preceded her on Nov. 3, 2006. She was the former co-owner of T & S Sales and T & S Distributors in Warsaw. She formerly worked at Warsaw Party Shops, Terry’s C.B. Sales, Kosciusko R.E.M.C., Senger Dept. Store, Sears Roebuck & Co., Mort’s TV, Warsaw Coil, Penquin Point, K-Mart, Stephan Enterprises, Revco Drug Store, and Hallmark Stores.
She formerly attended the Morris Chapel in Warsaw & Pierceton United Methodist Church.
She is survived by her son, Aaron Hartup, Warsaw; mother, Jo Wells, Warsaw; two brothers: Marvin (Jeannie) Galbreath, Syracuse; Richard “Dick” (Fran) Wells, Pierceton.
She was preceded in death by her father and husband.
Cremation will take place at Cremation Services of Kosciusko County, 4356 N. SR 15, Warsaw. Visitation will be from 10-11 a.m. on Saturday, May 4, at Owen Family Funeral Home, SR 13 and CR 500 N, North Webster. A Celebration of Life service will follow at 11 a.m. on Saturday in the funeral home with Pastor Brad Cox of the Wawasee Lakeside Chapel officiating. Private burial will take place in the Hillcrest Cemetery in Pierceton.
Preferred memorials may be given to the North Webster E.M.S., P.O. Box 144, North Webster, IN 46555. To send condolences to the family in memory of Susie Hartup, please visit www.owenfamilyfuneralhome.com