Mable (Mabel) Huskey Obituary

Mable (Mabel) Juanita Huskey
Mable (Mabel) Juanita Huskey

March 23, 1920 - January 4, 2019
Born in Kitts, Kentucky
Resided in Chicago, Illinois


Mable Juanita Huskey (nee Mabel Juanita Williams), 98; native of Kitts, Kentucky and formerly of Ohio; passed away peacefully January 4, 2019, at home in Chicago’s Edgewater neighborhood.

A descendant of the first Jamestown settlers, Mable earned her degree in (subject) from (college) and worked as a jeweler in the diamond industry, making half as much as her male colleagues.

Beloved wife of the late R.C. Huskey, devoted mother of Michael (David Bow), and faithful companion of Colette the cat.

Preceded in death by parents Walker Conrad Williams V and Grace Marie Williams (nee Hatmaker) and by six siblings.

A springtime celebration of Mable’s life is being planned.

Future interment of cremated remains at Glen Haven Cemetery, New Carlisle, Ohio.

Arrangements by Cremation Society of Illinois, 773-281-5058 or

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