Steve Houska

Dates

September 13, 1923 - March 27, 2012

Obituary

 

 

             Steve Houska was born September 13, 1923 at Dante, SD to Paul and Mary (Thaler) Houska.  He attended school and grew up in the Dante and Wagner area.  He served as a T/Sgt in the US Army during WWII, discharged in 1946.  On June 1, 1948 he married Irene Kadlec at the Presbyterian Church in Lake Andes.  They farmed south of Armour and then south of Geddes for several years. In 1957 they moved to Mitchell where they started a farm machinery repair business.  He was semi-retired and continued to work restoring antique farm equipment until just a few years ago. He was an avid gardener.

            He is survived by several nieces and nephews.

            He was preceded in death by his wife in 1994, one brother, Frank and three sisters: Christine Pesicka and Hattie and Pauline in infancy, and one niece: Darla.

 


Visitation(s)

None Scheduled

Service

Date
Thursday, April 5, 2012
Time
10:30 AM
Location
Bittner Funeral Chapel
805 West Havens
Mitchell, South Dakota

Cemetery

Lakeview Cemetery
Lake Andes, South Dakota


Posted by RANDY & LINDA VERBA on April 4, 2012
BELOVED UNCLE AND FRIEND. REST IN PEACE.
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