Barbara “Susie” Baxter, 89, Jasper

Barbara “Susie” Baxter, 89, of Jasper, died Saturday (March 3) at Northwood Retirement Community in Jasper. She was born in Loogootee September 28, 1928, to Lawrence and Eathel (Workman) Buhr. She married Carl Klingle June 30, 1949. He died September 13, 1982. She married Ernest “Gene” Baxter November 28, 1983. He died May 24, 2017.

Susie was a graduate of Loogootee High School. She was a farmer most of her life and a beautician for many years. She enjoyed crocheting and loved dogs and spending time with her family.

She is survived by three daughters, Wanda Uebelhor and husband Rick, Jasper, Diana Klingle-Wilson and husband Ken, Pittsboro, and Kim Doty and husband John, French Lick; eight grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents and husbands she was preceded in death by one daughter, Karla Klingle, one son, Daniel Klingle, and one brother, Wilford “Bud” Buhr.

Friends may call from 9-11 a.m. Saturday at St. Martin Catholic Church in Whitfield. Memorial contributions may be made to Northwood Retirement Community or to a favorite charity. Online condolences may be shared at A Memorial Mass will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Martin Church.

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