Rick Lee Luse
Residence: Monticello (formerly of Buffalo), Indiana
Died: Thursday, October 04, 2018
Location: 11:00 p.m., at his home in Monticello, Indiana
 
 
Age: 65
Date of Birth: Monday, May 25, 1953
Birth place: Rantoul, Illinois
 
 
Father: Ralph Eugene Luse  
Mother: Betty Jean ( Kirk ) Luse  
Marital Status: Married
Resided in: Rick and his wife, Merrilee, have only lived in Monticello, Indiana, for the last two months, coming from Buffalo, Indiana, where they had lived most all their lives.
Funeral Date: Friday, October 12, 2018
Funeral Location: 3:00 p.m., Friday, October 12, 2018, Graveside Service will be at the Brookston I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Brookston, Indiana
Clergy: Richard Fay, Chaplin of the PhysioCare Hospice of Lafayette, Indiana.
Burial will take place: Brookston Cemetery in Brookston, Indiana
Visitation will be: No Visitation is Scheduled. Graveside Service will be at 3:00 p.m., Friday, October 12, 2018, at the Brookston I.O.O.F. Cemetery of Brookston, Indiana.
Biographical Information: Rick and his wife, Merrilee, have lived in the Monticello, Indiana, for the last couple of months, moving from the Buffalo, Indiana, area where they had lived for over thirty years. He was a 1971 graduate of North White High School of Monon, Indiana. Rick was a "Jack of all Trades" and could do anything and everything. The family wishes to thank PhysioCare Hospice of Lafayette for all the great care. Also, a special thank you to Tammy Dodt.
Special Services:
Memorial Information: Memorials may be given to the Family. Envelopes will be available here at the funeral home.
Marriage Information: On June 18, 1971, in Monticello, Indiana, he married Merrilee Whitley; she survives.
Survivors include:
Wife,
Merrilee Luse of Monticello (formerly of Buffalo), Indiana;

Daughter,
Tracie (husband Mark) Culp of Monticello, Indiana;

Grandchildren,
Brittany (husband Seth) Whitaker of Monticello, Indiana,
Whitley Culp of Monticello, Indiana, and
Jacob Culp of Monticello, Indiana;

Great Grandchildren,
Madison Whitaker of Monticello, Indiana,
Sophia Whitaker of Monticello, Indiana,
David Lee Whitaker of Monticello, Indiana, and
Ellie Gagnon of Monticello, Indiana;

Mother,
Betty Taylor of Lafayette, Indiana;

Brother,
Mike Luse of Lafayette, Indiana;

Sister,
Deb (husband Tom) Moore of Lafayette, Indiana;

Mother-in-law,
Betty Jean Whitley of Monticello, Indiana;

Step - Mother,
Teresa Luse of Monticello, Indiana;

Step - Sisters,
Judy Dowden,
Deb Breshahan of Delphi, Indiana, and
Gina Fowley of Buffalo, Indiana;

Step - Brother,
Ron Matthews;

Several Nieces, Nephews, Great Nieces, Great Nephews, Cousins, and Friends.
Preceded in Death:
Father,
Ralph Eugene Luse;

Step - Father,
Bill Taylor.
Arrangements by:
Miller- Roscka Funeral Home, 6368 E. US 24, Monticello, Indiana, 47960 ( 574 ) 583 - 8488.