Marian B. Housman, 68, of Huron, died late Monday evening, Nov. 1, 2010, in Stein Hospice Care Center following a brief illness.
She was born Sept. 13, 1942, in Sandusky. Marian worked for Prepared Foods in Sandusky for 22 years and for the last 10 years at Janesville Products in Norwalk.
Marian's greatest joy was spending time with her two grandsons Jacob and Nicholas, and playing bingo.
She is survived by her husband, Rex Houseman, whom she married Aug. 26, 1961; two daughters, Betty Jo Moser and Ellen Houseman of Huron; one son, Rex Houseman Jr. of Lorain; two grandchildren, Jacob and Nicholas Clark; her mother, Helen (Smith) Platte of Norwalk; five brothers, Orville (Paula) Platte, Larry (Tina) Platte, Peter Platte, Dennis (Jeri) Platte and Jim Platte; and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.
Marian was preceded in death by her father, Warren Thayer, and stepfather, Orville Platte.
Friends may call 4-8 p.m. Thursday at Groff Funeral Home, 1607 E. Perkins Ave., Sandusky, where funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday. The Rev. Rich Henry of the Amherst Church of the Nazarene will officiate. Burial will be in Meadow Green Memorial Park.
Memorial contributions may be made to Stein Hospice Service, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870, Cancer Services of Erie County, 505 W Perkins Ave., Sandusky, OH 44870.
Condolences may be made at grofffuneralhomes.com