2009-12-10 / Obituaries

Jackie N. Houck

Mercersburg, 74

Jackie N. Houck, 74, formerly of Mercersburg, died at 2:40 p.m., December 2, 2009, in ManorCare Health Services, Chambersburg.

Born May 9, 1935, in Mc- Connellsburg, he was a son of the late Paul Herbert and Gertrude Levina Strait Houck.

He was a former employee of the former DeRose Industries of Chambersburg.

His wife, Ileene Vivian Jones Pine Houck, died January 20, 2006.

Surviving are five stepchildren: Phyllis Brix, Estherville, Iowa; Darlene Long, Frederick, Md.; Marian Jones, Fort Loudon; James Pine, Falling Waters, W.Va.; and Norman Pine, Houston, Texas; two sisters: Betty Miller, McConnellsburg, and Esther Acthley of New Jersey; and a number of stepgrandchildren and step-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held at 3:30 p.m., Sunday, December 6, in Lininger-Fries Funeral Home Inc., Mercersburg. Rev. Alvin J. Hezlep officiated. Private interment was held at the convenience of the family in Stone Church Cemetery of Little Cove.

Memorial contributions may be made to American Heart Assoc., 417A Phoenix Drive, Chambersburg, PA 17201 or American Lung Association of Central PA, 3001 Gettysburg Road, Camp Hill, PA 17011.

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