Hugh William Huxen, 85, passed away on April 19, 2021 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. He was preceded in death by his parents, Edward Huxen and Hannah Calder Huxen; sisters, Rosemary Crosby and Gloria Todaro; brother, Edward J. Huxen. He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Gail Jacob Huxen; children, K. W. Huxen (Mary), Lisette Huxen McCarroll (Stephen), Kyle Huxen (April), Kent Huxen (Nancy); grandchildren, Nicholas McCarroll, Jacob Brice Huxen, Harper Huxen, Klark Huxen, Kole Huxen, and Keith Huxen II; and a host of beloved nieces, nephews, and family members. Hugh was a retired pharmacist from Eli Lilly and Company, and retired from Earl K. Long Hospital. He was an active member of the Knights of Columbus and retired from the United States Air Force. He was a devoted Catholic, husband, and father, and dear friend. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a visitation on Monday, April 26, 2021 from 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. with a Rosary beginning at 10:00 a.m. at Rabenhorst Funeral Home, 825 Government St., Baton Rouge. A Latin Requiem Mass will be held at 11:00 a.m. at St. Agnes Catholic Church, 749 East Blvd., Baton Rouge. A graveside service will follow the Mass at Greenwood Cemetery in New Orleans, Louisiana. To view and sign the online guestbook, please visit www.rabenhorst.com.
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Published by The Advocate from Apr. 24 to Apr. 26, 2021.