Richard Houser Jr.

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Richard Houser Jr, 58, passed away on December 30, 2020 at Grant Hospital, Columbus Ohio. Richard was born July 18, 1962 in Cleveland, OH, a son to the late Richard and Thelma J. Hauser Sr. He graduated from South High School, Youngstown, OH in 1981. Richard was an Air Force veteran who served at Clark Air Base, Philippines; Carswell AFB, Fort Worth, TX; Fairchild AFB, Spokane, WA; and Lindsey Air Station, Wiesbaden, Germany. Richard moved to Columbus, OH in 1993, where he worked as a manager in the food service industry. He enjoyed playing cards and Dominos, and cooking. Richard leaves to cherish his memory his son, Richard Houser III and grandsons Elijah and Darius Houser of Columbus, OH; sisters Christine Mack and Thelma J. Hauser of Youngstown, OH; Pauline Callahan of Columbus, OH; and Lisa McClendon (Robert) of Campbell, OH; brothers Robert Carter of Warren, OH; and John Houser of Youngstown, OH; fiancee Ylonda Person of Columbus, OH; and a host of relatives and friends. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers Eric Foster and Darnell Houser. Ministry of Comfort entrusted to MARLAN GARY FUNERAL HOME, THE CHAPEL OF PEACE EAST, 5456 E. Livingston Ave., Columbus, Ohio. To offer condolences to The HOUSER Family, visit

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  1. So sorry for our loss.PRAYING for the family

  2. I love you papa your gone but I will never forget you Rest In Peace

  3. You’ll be missed my brother my condolences goes out to the family here and in Youngstown love y’all be safe T.

    • Richard Houser III

      Thank you T, you know we love you too!! Thank you for doing what you did to make me possible, LOL!! Without you, there would be no Me.

  4. May God comfort your family in this time of great loss. There’s a sense of helplessness when someone we love dies. Many wonder how one gets through this time. Take time to reflect on the good times you shared with your love ones. Prayer is extremely valuable. Our condolences.

  5. You are truly missed my neigborhood brother we had such good times. Always on my mind forever in my heart Love you man..Greg

  6. Rest Easy Bro one love

  7. And our hope for you is firm, because we know that just as you share in our sufferings, so also you share in our comfort.
    2 Corinthians 1:7 NIV

  8. My condolences to the Houser family.

  9. My condolences and prayers to the family.

    Richard and I were in school together from elementary to high school and he always was and will always be a friend.

  10. To the family of my class mate and my friend Richard Houser , you will be missed your smile and the quiet way you had. LOVE you, DAVIDA Bell Jones

  11. Vincent R. Lilly

    On behalf of my South High classmate, I send Condolences to all family members w/respect to their/our loss…

  12. Alicia Marie Huff

    This broke my heart. To Junior and the rest of the Houser Family, I extend my sincere sympathy. I hope loving memories of Richard will sustain you during this time of sorrow. Always remember the love you shared.

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