Carl E. Huset, 92, of Chetek, Wis., passed away on Sunday, Dec. 29, 2019, at Meadowbrook at Chetek. Carl was born on June 7, 1927, in Dallas, Wis., the son of Oscar and Clara (Thompson) Huset.
Carl was employed at the U.S. Postal Service in St. Paul, Minn., for 30 years. He retired back to Chetek in 1985, with his wife, Mary. Together they enjoyed dancing, fishing and sharing breakfast at Bob’s Grill with friends.
Carl is survived by his son, Richard A. (Vicki) Huset, of River Falls, Wis.; grandson Richard L. (Julie) Huset; great-grandchildren Jenna and Liam Huset, of Eau Claire, Wis.; brother Donald Huset, of Dallas; and numerous nieces and nephews, relatives and friends.
Carl was preceded in death by his wife, Mary (Anderson) Huset; parents Oscar and Clara Huset; brother Leo Huset; sisters Lorraine “Olga” Nielson, Ilene Gunderman and Luella Rogers; former wife Norma (Lee) Campbell; and infant daughter May Ann.
Visitation for Carl will be held at 4–7 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 9, 2020, at Burnham-Ours-Kolstad Family Funeral Home of Chetek, and then again on Friday, Jan. 10, 2020, from 10 a.m. until the time of the funeral service at 11 a.m. at the funeral home. Following the service, a light lunch will be held at the funeral home. All are invited.
Carl will be laid to rest at Evergreen Cemetery in North St. Paul, Minn.
The Burnham-Ours-Kolstad Family Funeral Home of Chetek has been entrusted with arrangements.