Robert L Houck obituary
ROBERT L. HOUCK, 81, of Greenville RD 3, formerly of Clymer, died Tuesday, Jan. 17, 1978 in the Greenville Hospital. Born April 13, 1896 in Purchase Line, he was a son of Henry H. and Mary E. (Nupp) Houck. Mr. Houck was a retired employee of the R.D. Werner Co., Greenville. He was a member of the Greenville Baptist Church and was a veteran of WW I, having served with the U.S. Army. Surviving are his wife, Elinor Carey Houck, whom he married Dec. 5, 1964; one daughter, Mrs. Richard (Aria) Kirkland, Purchase Line; one sister, Mrs. Guear Shank, Phoenix, Ariz.; four grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Olive Lydic Houck, who died Jan. 12,1952; his second wife, Anna Minnis, who died in October, 1963; one son, Virgil, who died in July, 1973; one brother, Bud Houck and one sister, Mrs. Dora McKee. Friends will be received from 7-9 p.m. Wednesday in the Kerpin Funeral Home, Greenville and from 7-9 p.m. Thursday in the Rairigh Funeral Home, Hillsdale where services will be held Friday at 1:30 p.m. The Rev. Winfield S. Harding will officiate with interment in the East Mahoning Cemetery, Purchase Line.