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Gordon Hough

Gordon Hough, 86 of Webster died Friday March 15, 2013 at his home near Webster. His funeral will be 2:00 P.M. Wednesday March 20, 2013 at St. Johns Lutheran Church in Webster, Rev. Daniel Ostercamp will officiate. Spring burial will be in the Bristol Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday 5 – 7 P.M. with a 5 P.M. prayer service at Fiksdal Funeral Service in Webster. Fiksdalfuneral.com Gordon L. Hough was born on October 5, 1926 to George and Vera (Phelps) Hough at the family farm near Bradley, South Dakota. He was baptized and confirmed into the Lutheran Faith. He grew up on a farm near Bradley and attended country school near the family farm. In 1944 he graduated from Bradley High School. After his education he enlisted in to the United States Navy and was stationed in Japan. After his honorable discharge he moved back to Webster and worked at Krogstad Cleaners. September 3, 1950 he was united in marriage to Janet Marx at Bethesda Lutheran Church in Bristol, South Dakota. To this union four children were born. In 1952, the couple began farming and continued until their retirement in 1988. In 1991, Gordon had a severe stroke that left him disabled. He was a member of St. Johns Lutheran Church and the American Legion. He enjoyed farming, playing cards, fishing and especially spending time with his family. Gordon passed away at his home Friday March 15, 2013 at the age of 86 years, five months, and ten days. He is survived by his wife Janet of Webster, SD, his children Greg Hough of Webster, SD, Kristi (Larry) Baumgarn of Webster, SD, Randall (Barb) Hough of Webster, SD, and Don (Rhonda) Hough of Stilwell, KS, fifteen grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, and one sister Avanell Wheaton of Olympia, WA. He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother Herbert Hough, and three great-grandchildren.

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So sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with your family....

Jon Knott Mar 20 2013 12:00 AM

My thoughts and prayers are with your family. May God Bless each of You

Brenda Kennedy Mar 20 2013 12:00 AM

Dear Don & Family, You are in our thoughts and prayers. God Bless your family.

George & Joyce Bankston Mar 19 2013 12:00 AM

Randy and Family, Sorry to see the loss of your father, you and your faily are in our prayers.

Paul & Katie Dylla Mar 18 2013 12:00 AM

Our sympathy to the Hough family. Gordy was a friend to all. God's blesing during this time of loss.

Fred and Pam Van Gilder Mar 17 2013 12:00 AM

Dear Larry,Kris and entire family, We are so sorry you are going through such a tough time now, but do know that we feel your pain also! Your Dad and my Dad had so many similiar health issues over the years! Big hugs to each one of you! God Bless each of you during this difficult time! Love, Howard, Cindy & family

Howard & Cindy Schneekloth Mar 17 2013 12:00 AM

We are thinking of you and keeping your family in our thoughts and prayers.

Norm and Peggy Baumgarn Mar 17 2013 12:00 AM

Was sorry to hear of Gordy's passing. My sympathy to all the Hough family. You are in my prayers. God Bless.

Lois Kinstad Sundling Mar 17 2013 12:00 AM

Dear Janet and family, our deepest sympathys to all of you. We know Gordy will be missed so much but he is in Gods hands now and you have a wonderful guardian Angel.

Larry & Judy Hagen Mar 17 2013 12:00 AM

Janet and family. Sorry to hear about Gordie. I know it is hard loosing a loved one but I believe he is in a better place and all his suffering is gone. May he rest in peace and I hope you find comfort in all your memories you have of him. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Gail & Terry Evenson Familiy Mar 17 2013 12:00 AM

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