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William Meredith Houchins
  • 90 years old
  • Date of birth: Feb 18, 1922
  • Place of birth:
    Kimball, West Virginia, United States
  • Date of passing: Dec 2, 2012
  • Place of passing:
    Roanoke, Virginia, United States
Those we love don’t go away, they walk beside us every day, unseen, unheard, but always near, still loved, still missed and very dear.

Welcome.  This memorial website was created by the family of our parent, friend, mentor and teacher, William Meredith (Bill) Houchins, 90, born on February 18, 1922 and passed away on December 2, 2012.  We will love, honor and remember him forever.

Any thoughts, memories or condolences may be posted below.  Family members will receive notifications of anything you choose to share with us.  Thank you for visiting.

Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Tiffany Houchins on 2nd December 2016

"Ugh, I keep waiting to turn a corner and see your shit-eating grin, words cannot express how much I miss you. Give Mom a hug for us, I can hear you two laughing together and it restores a deep sense of faith in me. Thank you for all that you have given us, may we make you proud and honor what you have imparted. love you"

This tribute was added by Todd Houchins on 2nd December 2016

"We miss you more than ever Dad, and we draw on everything you taught us through example."

This tribute was added by Tiffany Houchins on 18th February 2016

"Miss you Dad!"

This tribute was added by Todd Houchins on 2nd December 2015

"I miss you, Dad"

This tribute was added by Joyce Houchins-Eaves on 2nd December 2015

"Bill,  everyone still misses you and Betty.  We all speak of you often and fondly, remembering the joy you both brought to all of us.  Thank you yet again for being such outstanding grandparents.  You gave me a template to try to follow to be one myself.  All my love always, Joyce"

This tribute was added by Tiffany Houchins on 2nd December 2014

"Dear Dad,

The world is still going to shit, the Republicans are still ruining the environment, and Todd is still a Shit Ass!  Please give Mom a hug for me, I really miss you guys"

This tribute was added by Todd Houchins on 2nd December 2014

"I miss you Dad."

This tribute was added by Joyce Houchins-Eaves on 2nd December 2014

"I am still missing you and Betty as are Todd, Dave and Tiff.  They speak of you so often and miss you so much.  Here's hoping you 2 are celebrating Betty's birthday tomorrow!  If there's a Heaven you can have steak and potatoes with butter and sour cream without worrying about cholesterol.  You will always be an influence and joy in our lives. Joyce"

This tribute was added by buster houchins on 2nd December 2014

"Dad,

The  memories just get stronger. I cherish that you are my dad.

Buster"

This tribute was added by Tracy Houchins on 18th February 2014

"Remembering you on this special day, Dad, what would have been your 93rd birthday.  How you would have enjoyed your sweet little grandsons!  

With Love & Light,
Tracy
oxoxo"

This tribute was added by Keith & Teresa Mucha on 18th February 2013

"Hope you get a great present from Betty today! We miss your impish smile so much!

All our Love,
K&T"

This tribute was added by June Hoffman on 17th December 2012

"Dad ,  You mean so much to so manny.  You will be missed forever."

This tribute was added by Joyce Houchins-Eaves on 6th December 2012

"Bill,  I always tried to let you know each time I talked to you how much I love you and appreciate your influence in my life.  I hold you dear to me always and am grateful you had the gift of a peaceful passing, as you brought so much peace into our lives.  You were a great father, grandfather and friend."

This tribute was added by Tracy Houchins on 6th December 2012

"Dear Dad ~
Thank you for the joy, the love, the laughter.  You will forever be in my heart.
Love,
Tracy
oxoxo"


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