Mattie H. Mullens, 83, Galveston, went home to be with the Lord at 4:15 a.m. Friday, Feb. 2, 2018, at her home.
She was born June 12, 1934, in Francesville to William R. and Mezzie L. (Kendell) Sanson. She married Mark R. Mullens on June 21, 1952, in Logansport and he preceded her in death on July 8, 2014.
Mattie retired from Delco Electronics in Kokomo with over 28 years of service. She was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star.
Surviving family include her children, Paul (Mary) Mullens, Galveston; Deborah (Jon) Rockwood, Smyrna, Tennessee; Nancy (Tom) Rush, Logansport; and Brenda (Ervin) Bass of Sebring, Florida. She is also survived by 11 grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren; and one brother, Gerald Sanson of Burnettsville.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Mark, three sisters, one brother, one granddaughter and one great-grandson.
A celebration of Mattie's life will be at 1 p.m. Monday, Feb. 5, at Murray Weaver Funeral Home in Galveston.
Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until time of services at 1 p.m. at the funeral home. Eastern Star Services will be observed prior to the celebration of life services on Monday.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to Shriners Hospitals for Children www.shrinershospitalsforchildren.org
Murray Weaver Funeral Home in Galveston has been entrusted with arrangements. www.murrayweaverfuneralhome.com
Published on February 2, 2018