Donald Hugh House, Sr. formerly of Taylorville, passed away peacefully at home on February 4, 2017 at the age of 81. He was born in Murphysboro, Illinois on March 19, 1935.
While residing in Taylorville, Don Sr. was employed at Illinois Consolidated Telephone Company. His current residence was Fishers, Ind. and Cape Corral, Fla.
He was preceded in death by his parents Zella (Eason) and Lloyd House, his beloved wife Joyce Ann, and grandson, Jeffrey William House.
He is lovingly remembered by his sons, Donald H. House, Jr. (Joanne Scherer) of Knightstown, Ind., Kirk House (Laura) of Indianapolis, Ind., daughters Angela Burklow of Noblesville, Ind., Tamela Anthony (Michael) of Noblesville, Ind., Andrea Emery (David) of Acworth, Ga., sister Jean Koch of Rockwall, Texas, girlfriend Rose Dearing of Greenwood, Ind., 16 grandchildren, 8 great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.
A celebration of life will be held Saturday, March 18, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. at Carmel American Legion Post 155, 852 W. Main Street, Carmel, Ind. 46032. Condolences may be offered at 5717 S. SR 109, Knightstown, Ind. 46148