Edward ‘Andy’ A. Houck

Edward “Andy” A. Houck, 60, of Tiffin, passed away Saturday morning, July 20, 2013, unexpectedly at his home.

On Sept. 20, 1952, in Tiffin, he was born to William G. and Bernadine A. (Roe) Houck Jr. He married Carolyn M. Bloom on May 23, 1986, and she preceded him in death on Feb. 14, 2013.

Survivors include a sister, Nelene (Lanny) Keckler of Tiffin; sister-in-law, Barbara Houck of Tiffin; many nieces,nephews and extended family.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife; and a brother, William G. “Billy” Houck on Dec. 5, 2012.

Andy was a member of Tiffin First Church of the Nazarene, a 1970 graduate of Tiffin Columbian High School, where he played baseball and football, Terra Community College and many trade schools. After graduation, he worked as an engineer for Ford in Detroit, Mich., and later for Webster Manufacturing in Tiffin. He enjoyed playing cards, bowling, following every type of sports, and spending time with his family, especially his nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 23, 2013, at Tiffin First Church of the Nazarene with Chaplain Donald Johnson officiating. Burial will be private at a later date in Pleasant Union Cemetery in Old Fort.

Friends may visit with the family one hour prior to the service at the church on Tuesday.

Memorial contributions may be made to Tiffin First Church of the Nazarene, Children’s Department or to Gideons International.

Condolences may be sent and the guestbook signed at www.hgmackfuneralhome.com.

Hoffmann-Gottfried-Mack Funeral Home & Crematory is assisting the family with arrangements.