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William Houston, Jr


William Earl Houston, Jr., known as “Bill” and “Goldfinger”, age 80, of Fishing Creek, MD, died Sunday, August 7, 2011 peacefully at Chesapeake Woods Center, Cambridge.

He was the husband of Helen Virginia Houston of Fishing Creek; father of Patricia Wilson and Laurie Ridgley and husband John, all of Baltimore; brother of Wayne Houston of Indiana and Gwen Taylor of North Dakota; brother-in-law of William and Beverly Gross; beloved grandfather and uncle. Preceded in death by parents William and Daisy and son Howard.

Mr. Houston’s final wish was to be cremated and his family will have a service at a later time.

Memorial offerings may be made in memory of Mr. Houston to the Hoopers Island Volunteer Fire Department, P.O. Box 99, Fishing Creek, MD 21634.

Arrangements were entrusted to Curran-Bromwell Funeral Home, P.A. To view online condolences, please visit www.curran-bromwell.com

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Posted by: john r ridgley loved and touched by many.He will be greatly missed by us all 08/12/2011 Posted by: Pat Lowe A freind for forty years, since I was newly married. Always a smile and a joke. He was the greatest gift Helen ever got for Valentine's. It lasted a lifetime.Love Pat 08/11/2011 Posted by: Wendy Hurley My thoughts & prayers are with you at this difficult time. I pray that Mr. Houston rests in peace. God Bless your beautiful family. 08/09/2011 Posted by: Kay & Lloyd Bradshaw We are really sorry to hear of Bill's passing. He touched everybody heart with his ability to always have a smile. You and your family will be kept in our prayers. Love always, Kay & Lloyd 08/08/2011 Posted by: Janie Elliott and Steve Lewis Mr. Bill will be missed by everyone who knew him. And thank him for all the work he did at the H.I.F.D. GOD bless you and your family. We lite a candle for you! 08/08/2011 Posted by: Linda Phillips Special thoughts & prayers to you & your family. I am so proud to have known Mr. Bill & to count the two of you as friends. God Bless You. 08/08/2011 Posted by: Patricia Wilson Thank you to all my parents friends and neighbors who have supported my Mom through this difficult period. Your prayers and calls of encouragment have been greatly appreciated by their daughters. We will miss Dad very much and hope that he has left everyone he met with kind thoughts of him. We love you Daddy and miss you already. Patty and Laurie 08/07/2011

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