John H. Houser, age 79 of Celina, Ohio passed away on Wednesday, June 23, 2021 at his residence in Celina. He was born on January 13, 1942 in Piqua to the late Herbert and Ruth (Long) Houser. On May 23, 1970, he married Annabelle Waddles, who died June 22, 2019. Survivors include his three children Nikki (Christian) Kill of Rockford, John (Winter) Houser of Celina and Nathan (Tracy) Houser of Coldwater. He is also survived by nine grandchildren Jessica (Cody) Kopilchak, Hunter Gause, John (Aliza) Houser Jr., Riley Houser, Erin Houser, Kendel Houser, Gabby Houser, Jordan Houser, Jadelynn Houser, great grandchildren Ryder Houser, Hendrix Houser, and brother and sister-in-law Bob (Rose) Houser of Russia, Ohio. John was preceded in death by his parents, wife, sister and brother-in-law Barbara (Edgar) Strasburg. He graduated from Celina High School with the Class of 1960. After graduation John worked with his parents managing the Houser’s Landing and the Shingle Shack. Then he retired as a Supervisor and a Quality Assurance Analyst from Good Year in St. Mary in 2003. John enjoyed fishing, gardening, and Photography. Funeral services will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, June 28, 2021 at the Lehman-Dzendzel Funeral Home in Celina, with Rev. Matt Overman officiating. John and Annabelle’s remains will be interred in the North Grove Cemetery in Celina, at the convenience of the family. Friends may call from 5:00-7:00 p.m. on Monday June 28, 2021 at the Lehman-Dzendzel Funeral Home. Condolences may be shared with the Houser family on-line at LehmanDzendzelFH.com.
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