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John Edward Houser

May 21, 1945 ~ November 15, 2021 (age 76)


John  E. Houser, 76, passed away on Monday, November 15, 2021 at Life Care Center of Michigan City.

John was born on May 21, 1945 in Garrett, IN, to Wilson and Dora (Surfus) Houser.

On February 18, 1963 in Auburn, IN, he married Victoria "Vicky" who survives.  Also surviving are his son, Mark (Mary) W. Houser of Columbia City, IN; 2 granddaughters; 3 great-grandchildren; sister, Janice E. Leas of Auburn, IN; sister-in-law, Deloris N. Houser of Auburn, IN; as well as many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Todd M. Houser; and brother, Marvin W. Houser.

John was a marine technician for many years and later retired from Bass Pro Shops.  He was a member of  the EAA (Experimental Aircraft Association).  John built and enjoyed flying his Skylite ultralight aircraft.  He also enjoyed fishing and collecting model trains.

Cremation has taken place with Cutler Funeral Home and Cremation Center, La Porte.  A private family service and burial will take place at Cedar Creek Cemetery, Garrett, IN at a later date.

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Cremation has taken place. A private family service will take place.

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