Susan Phyllis Kemp, 86, Huntingburg

Susan Phyllis Kemp, 86, formerly of Huntingburg, passed away at 5:35 a.m., on Thursday, December 23, 2021, at Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center in Jasper.

She was born July 21, 1935, in Huntingburg to Donald and Mildred (Siebe) Frick.

She married Larry Rex Kemp on March 27, 1954, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Huntingburg. 

Susan was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Huntingburg, St. Mary’s Christian Mothers and was a religious ed teacher and Cub Scout Troop Leader. She enjoyed flowers, gardening, traveling, and spending time with her children and grandchildren. 

She was preceded in death by her parents; one daughter, Karen Matheis; and two sisters, Bonnie Reese and Peggy Mundy.

She is survived by her husband, Larry Rex Kemp of Jasper; five children, Steve (Linda) Kemp of Dale, Scott (Barbara) Kemp of Texas, Mike (Jacque) Kemp of Jasper, Sherri (Tom) Voegerl of Huntingburg and Jeff (Rose) Kemp of the Philippines; son-in-law, Jim Matheis of Jasper; two sisters, Donna Kunz of Florida and Helen Altmeyer of Jasper; 18 grandchildren and 27 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services for Susan Kemp will be held at 11:00 a.m. EST on Friday, December 31, 2021, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Huntingburg. The funeral Mass will be celebrated by Father Homero Rodriquez. Burial will follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery.

Friends may call for visitation at the church from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. on Friday prior to the service. Nass & Son Funeral Home in Huntingburg has been entrusted with funeral arrangements. 

Condolences may be shared online at www.nassandson.com.

2 Comments

  1. GREAT MEMORIES TO A WONDERFUL FAMILY. OUR SYMPATHY FOREVER-THE KING FAMILYS
    LARRY & MARLENE

  2. Susan was a fantastic person. She was in WW with me many years ago. She was such a kind person!
    RIP Susan

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