Hougham, Howard Dean

Hougham, Howard Dean

Male 1920 - 1994  (~ 73 years)

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  • Name Hougham, Howard Dean 
    Born 4 Dec 1920  De Soto Johnson Ks Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Buried 15 Nov 1994  Earlham Ia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • ACTIVITY DURING WWII PACIFIC THEATER OF OPERATIONS. PILOT, PATROL BOMBER SQUADRON VPB-21 MARTIN MARINERS, USS CHANDELEUR

      DeSoto, Kan.—A funeral for Howard “Dutch” Hougham, 73, of DeSoto, Kan. will be held Nov. 18, 1994 at the Church of Christ in Earlham with military graveside services at Earlham Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday after 2 p.m. with the family present from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Fisher Funeral Home in Adel. Mr. Hougham died of cancer on Nov. 15 at Crystal Park Care Center at Olathe, Kan.

      The son of Gerry and Helen (Stanley) Hougham, he was born Dec. 4, 1920 at Earlham. A World War II Navy pilot, he earned the Distinguished Flying Cross, Air Medal with three stars, American Theater Ribbon, Asiatic-Pacific with two stars, Victory Medal, Occupational Medal and Reserve Medal.

      He retired after 37 years of government service for the Navy, Naval Reserve, U.S. Postal Service and the Federal Aviation Administration. From 1948 until 1958, he had been a rural mail carrier at Earlham.

      Mr. Hougham was a member of the Masonic Lodge of DeSoto, Kan., Scottish Rites of Lawrence, Kan., VFW Post 6654, Air Traffic Controller Association and a member of the Christian Church in Des Moines.

      He was preceded in death by his parents and an infant son.

      He is survived by his wife Lillian; one daughter, Pamela Jenks of St. Louis, Mo.; three (rest of obituary is missing)
    Person ID I2744  Hougham
    Last Modified 3 Jan 2000 

    Father Hougham, Gerry Morris
              b. 23 Jul 1892, Altoona Marion Co Ia Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 18 Oct 1968, De Soto Dallas Ia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Stanley, Helen Thornburg
              b. 20 May 1895, Madison County Ia Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 16 Jul 1987, Adel Ia Dallas County Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years) 
    Married 28 Jun 1919  Des Moins Ia Polk County Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1189  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Living 
    Children 
    +1. Hougham, Gerry Wayne
              b. 8 Dec 1947
              d. 29 Mar 2015, DeSoto KS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
    +2. Living
     3. Hougham, Daryl Paul
              b. 23 Jul 1950
              d. 25 Jul 1950  (Age 0 years)
    +4. Living
     5. Hougham, Pamela
    Family ID F1304  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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