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Dorothy Skonberg Houston
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Birth: Sep. 23, 1920
Ford County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jul. 25, 2013
Paxton
Ford County
Illinois, USA

Dorothy Houston, 92, a retired school secretary and housewife, passed away at 2:28 a.m. Thursday (July 25, 2013) at her home in Paxton that she and her husband built with their own hands in 1949.

She was born Sept. 23, 1920 at the former Bremer Farm near Perdueville to Carl and Clara Skog Skonberg. On May 8, 1943, she married Eugene Houston in Paxton. He died in 2008. In addition to her husband, her parents, two brothers and three sisters also preceded her in death.

Surviving are her children, Randy (Mary) Houston, Tami (Kevin) Berry, Kent (Nita Boyce, fiancee) Houston, Roger (Gillian) Houston, Vicki (Robert, deceased) Kaiser and Douglas (Laura) Houston and eight grandchildren, Emily, Andrew, Nicola, Alice, Melissa and John Houston, and Tyler and Kyle Berry.

Full obituary can found in the Champaign, Illinois News-Gazette published July 26, 2013. 
 
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 Parents:
  Carl J. Skonberg (1872 - 1961)
  Hilma Clara Skog Skonberg (1877 - 1963)
 
 Spouse:
  Douglas Eugene Houston (1919 - 2008)*
 
 Siblings:
  Viola Maurine Skonberg (1913 - 2008)*
  Mildred Esther Skonberg Fasulo (1915 - 2003)*
  Nobel Victor Skonberg (1919 - 1983)*
  Dorothy Skonberg Houston (1920 - 2013)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Glen Cemetery
Paxton
Ford County
Illinois, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 40.45056, -88.09302
 
Created by: Bob & Nancy Cannon
Record added: Jul 26, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 114400856
Dorothy <i>Skonberg</i> Houston
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Dorothy <i>Skonberg</i> Houston
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 Added: Jul. 26, 2013
 
 
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