AMerican Veteran 11

Richard W. Houston

June 17, 1937 ~ November 30, 2019 (age 82)


Richard Houston, 82, passed away November 30, 2019.  He was born June 17, 1937 in Barberton to the late Clyde and Virginia Houston. After graduating high school, Richard proudly served in the United States Navy.  He retired from Babcox and Wilcox, was an avid Cleveland Browns and Cavaliers fan and enjoyed watching the Weather Channel. Richard enjoyed hearing about the lives of his sons and grandchildren.


Besides his parents, Richard was preceded in death by his loving wife of 46 years, Donna.  He is survived by his sons, Dean (Kim), Jack (Lynn), Don and David Houston; grandchildren, Julieann (David) and Tiffany (Joe); great grandchildren, Rebecca, Cara and Waylon; brothers, Sam and Harry (Beverly) Houston; sister, Regina Marquess


Per Richard’s wishes cremation has taken place and a private family burial was held at Greenlawn Memorial Park.  To leave a special message online for the family, visit our website at


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