Linda A. Musselman, 78, Milford, passed away at 5:32 p.m. on Saturday, April 11, 2020, from injuries suffered in an automobile accident south of Warsaw. She was born on June 11, 1941, in South Bend, to James Franklin “Jim” and Mary Naomi (Casper) Reed.
She grew up in South Bend, graduated in 1959 from Riley High School in South Bend, and moved Milford in 1966. She was formerly employed at The Papers Inc. in Milford for many years and was a former driver for the Milford EMS.
She was a member of the Wawasee Community Bible Church in Milford, former American Legion Auxiliary Post 226 in Milford and Post 223 in Syracuse, former member & secretary of Milford Kiwanis Club and served as treasurer of Milford Senior Citizens.
She is survived by two daughters: Teresa (Joe) Calhoun of Fort Wayne and Suzanne (Fred) Birmingham of Jackson, Tenn.; six grandchildren: Lindsey Rose, Keegan Geiger and Alex Calhoun, all of Fort Wayne; and Jenny (Ashley) Birmingham, Emily (Aaron) Lambert and Frederick (Anna) Birmingham all of Jackson, Tenn.
She was preceded in death by her parents, infant daughter – Beth Ann Musselman, infant son – James Clair Musselman, and infant sister – Nancy Audrey Reed.
**Due to the current, unprecedented guidelines limiting public gatherings because of the COVID-19 virus, there will be a private family visitation and graveside service at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery in Milford with Pastor Josh Weiland officiating. A public Celebration of Life gathering will be scheduled at a later date. **
Owen Family Funeral Home, 1001 S. Huntington St., Syracuse, is in charge of arrangements.
Preferred memorials may be given to the Wawasee Community Bible Church, 2035 E 1300N, Milford, IN 46542. To send condolences to the family in memory of Linda Musselman, please visit www.owenfamilyfuneralhome.com