Lyman Joseph Hug

Lyman Joseph Hug Jr., 74, of Goshen, Ind., died July 24, 2022, at Goshen Hospital. He was born May 27, 1948, to Lyman Joseph Sr. and Irene May (Meade) Hug in Sturgis, Mich.


On June 2, 1990, he married Sherry Ann Strong in Goshen.

He was the owner and operator of ShutterHugs Custom Framing in Goshen until his retirement in 2014. He loved spending time with his family, often taking his grandchildren camping, to the zoo or out for a movie. He and his wife, Sherry, shared a love of photography, particularly birds and nature photos. He often attended area air shows, where he loved to capture action photos. His creativity and talent were demonstrated through his photography and his hobby in woodworking. He engaged with people wherever he went. He was well known for his sense of humor and caring nature.

Survivors include his wife, Sherry; three daughters, Elizabeth (Douglas II) Clark of Sturgis, Mich., Kimberly (Tracy) Gilbert of Waterboro, Maine, and Kristene (Mark) Miller of New Castle; two stepdaughters, Kimberly (Chet) Menczynski of Goshen and Lisa (Max) Reyes of Elkhart; a sister, Joan Beers of Sturgis, Mich.; 10 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Visitation was held at Yoder Culp Funeral Home, followed by a funeral service.

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