Elmer Lee Housmann

Elmer Lee Housmann, age 88 of Hillview died at his home Monday, November 6, 2017 surrounded by his family. He was born October 13, 1929 in Kampsville. The son of Harry and Lora Sutton Housmann. He married Etta Frances Webb on September 8, 1950 and she survives.

Also surviving is three children, Danny Lee (Tiny) Housmann of Roodhouse, Caroline (Bobby) Donaway of Hillview, Connie (Brian) Bugg of Hillview, nine grandchildren, twelve great grandchildren, a brother, Carl Housmann of Eldred, several nieces and nephews, as well as special friends, Jessica Braid and Michelle Frank. He was preceded in death by his parents, three brothers, Fred, Herld and Edward Housmann, and three sisters, Dora Duggins, Minnie Wanick, Violet Housmann.

Elmer was one of a kind who never knew a stranger. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, gardening, and sitting on his swing. He was a huge family man that loved being surrounded by them.

Funeral services will be held 12:00 p.m. Thursday, November 9, 2017 at Airsman-Hires Funeral Home in White Hall with burial to follow in Pine Tree Cemetery near Patterson. Visitation will be from 10:00 a.m. until the time of services Thursday at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to Community Care. Condolences may be left online at www.airsman-hires.com