Carol I. Huff, 82, of rural Fall Creek, passed away at her home early Friday morning, January 8, 2021.
Carol Illine Huff was born July 17, 1938, the daughter of Loyal and Marie (Pederson) Woodford. She was raised in the Fall Creek area with her 7 siblings and graduated from Fall Creek High School. Carol was united in marriage to Kenneth Huff on April 9, 1960, at Our Redeemer Lutheran Church in Eau Claire. The couple lived in Cadott for 15 years before moving back to the area where she was raised in 1976, when they built their home in Ludington Township. In addition to Carol helping her husband with the farm chores and tending to her gardens she had also worked in Eau Claire as a clerk at the Co-op Shopping Center and then in the housekeeping department at the Maple Manor Motel.
Carol enjoyed spending time with her extended family especially time spent with her grandchildren. Over the years she had sewed many beautiful quilts and painted on countless dish clothes. Recently she always looked forward to a casino outing with family and friends. Carol was baptized and confirmed Lutheran and was a member of Zion Lutheran Church, rural Fall Creek.
Carol will be dearly missed by her son Kenneth Huff of Fall Creek; step-grandchildren, Marissa Lewis of Eau Claire, Michael (Kaela) Lewis of Clear Lake; and their mother, Melissa Cowley-Huff of Bloomer; step great grandchildren, Aubrie, Bella and Logan Chellman, Lexi Jo Lewis; 2 brothers, Don (Betty) Woodford, Lyle (Laura) Woodford all of Fall Creek; 2 sisters, Joyce Gerdes and Joanne Linder both of Red Wing, MN; brothers and sisters-in-law, Clifford Albrecht, Bill Ruff, Jim Huff Sr. all of Fall Creek, Arnold and Vivian Huff of Osseo, and Barbara Huff of Eau Claire; several nieces, nephews and other relatives.
Carol was preceded in death by her parents Loyal and Marie; Ken her loving husband of 54 years on July 20, 2014; infant daughter Donna Huff; and siblings, Roger (Linda) Woodford, Bernice (Leonard) Dekan and Ragena Albrecht.
A visitation will be held Saturday, Jan. 16, 2021, from 11 a.m to noon at the Anderson Funeral Home in Augusta.
Funeral services will be held Saturday at noon at the funeral home with Pastor James Norton officiating.
Pallbearers for Carol are Brad Woodford and Curtis Huff both godsons; Jimmy Gerdas, Nate Chellman, Larry Ruff Jr, all family members; and Terry Kernan longtime family friend.
Burial will follow in the Zion Lutheran Church Cemetery.
Online condolences can be left at www.andersonfhaugusta.com