Hougham, Robert Edward

Hougham, Robert Edward

Male 1920 - 2010  (89 years)

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  • Name Hougham, Robert Edward 
    Born 30 Jul 1920  Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 5 Jan 2010  Franklin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Robert Edward Hougham 89, of Franklin, passed away peacefully in his sleep Tuesday, January 5, 2010 at Franklin United Methodist Community. He was born July 30, 1920 to Robert Bradley and Ruth Trout Hougham in Franklin, IN. He married Jane McAnnelly on January 9, 1944. They were married for 65 years. He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, 2 sons, Babe and Robert Duncan; and his sister, Jane Fewell. Mr. Hougham was a descendant of one of the original pioneer families of Johnson County. Survivors include 2 sons Tom (Ann) Hougham and William (Diane) Hougham; and 3 grandchildren, Robert Justin Hougham, Jacob Aaron Hougham and Sarah Jane Curtis. Mr. Hougham graduated from Franklin High School and from Franklin College in 1942. He was a member of Phi Delta Theta Fraternity. He received a Masters Degree from Indiana University. He was a loving husband, father, and grandfather. He was a longtime member of First Presbyterian Church of Franklin. Mr. Hougham was a veteran of WWII where he served in the United States Navy from 1942-1945. He continued his service in the Naval Reserve. Mr. Hougham was a longtime Mathematics Teacher, coach, and athletic trainer at Broad Ripple High School in Indianapolis. He most notably coached the tennis team to several state championships during his career. He served many years on the State Textbook Committee and worked many years for the D.O.E. working with the school bus safety division. Mr. Hougham was one of the original developers of Lamb Lake and its surrounding community, helping to develop it into one of the most well run and premier communities in Johnson County and Central Indiana. Calling will be from 2:00-4:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 23, 2010 at Franklin United Methodist Community Chapel, 1070 W. Jefferson St., Franklin. Wilson St. Pierre Funeral Service & Crematory, Vandivier-Tudor Chapel, 951 N. Main St. Franklin IN has been entrusted with arrangements. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to Johnson County Historical Society, 135 N. Main St., Franklin, IN 46131 or to Central Indiana Land Trust for Hougham Woods, 1500 N. Delaware St., Indianapolis, IN 46202. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.wilsonstpierre.com
    Person ID I2942  Hougham
    Last Modified 7 Jan 2010 

    Father Hougham, Robert Bradley
              b. 24 Dec 1889, Trafalgar in Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 24 May 1981  (Age 91 years) 
    Mother Trout, Ruth Ann
              b. 6 Oct 1891 
    Married 10 Jun 1915 
    Family ID F1104  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family McAnnelly, Jane
              b. 4 Jan 1921, Buffalo New York Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 27 Aug 2009  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 10 Jan 1944 
     1. Hougham, Babe
              b. 14 Oct 1946
              d. 14 Oct 1946  (Age 0 years)
     2. Hougham, Robert Duncan
              b. 14 Nov 1948
              d. 21 Feb 1957  (Age 8 years)
     3. Living
     4. Living
    Family ID F1359  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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