David Earl Huelsman
was born March 12, 1945, in Cleveland, OH. He attended Lutheran High School
West, Rocky River, OH and Concordia College, Ann Arbor before he entered the
U.S. Army in 1964. He served two tours in Germany. After discharge in 1974
he began his 29-year career with the Associated Press in communications,
residing in Chicago.
David married his
love, Susan (Gutekunst) Huelsman and has been blessed with 49 1/2 years of
marriage. They have also been blessed with three wonderful children: David,
Stephanie (Shannon) Blackfeather, and Matthew (Stephanie). God has also
given them the gift of five grandchildren who were the joy of his life:
Joshua and Maya Huelsman, Christian Blackfeather, and Aida and Samantha
Huelsman. He also leaves behind one sister, Linda Koranda; nieces and
nephews and great-grandnephew.
He was preceded in
death by his sister, Johanna King and his parents, Gilbert and Ardelle
David was called
Home peacefully, surrounded by his family at his Chesterton, IN, home on
December 31, 2018.
Service of Life
Celebration will be held on Saturday, January 5, 2019, at Immanuel Lutheran
Church, 1237 E. Coolspring Ave., Michigan City, IN, at 11:00 a.m., with
Pastor David Solum officiating. Friends may call from 10:00 a.m. until time
of service at the Church.
In lieu of flowers,
expressions of sympathy may be given to Immanuel Lutheran Church Endowment
Fund, Lutheran World Relief or Wounded Warriors.
To sign guestbook
or leave condolences, please visit
www.Carlislefh.com. Phone (219) 874-4214.