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Leon V. Houser

Honor Mission
Leon V. Houser, Veteran
USA, USAR
Prattville, Alabama – 05-02-20

 

ABOUT THE MISSION:

Leon Vidmon Houser was born July 27, 1933 in Prattville, Alabama.  He accepted Christ at an early age and joined Mount Sinai Baptist church where he served as an Usher.  Mr. Houser attended Mount Sinai Junior High and graduated from Autauga County Training School. He joined the Army in 1953 where he earned Good Conduct & National Defense Service Medals and was honorably discharged in 1955.  Leon Houser attended Alabama State University where he received a Bachelor ‘s Degree and also attended Roosevelt University in Chicago. He was a member of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity. He moved to Chicago in 1959 where he held jobs with the Chicago Board of Education and the US Post Office and then went into his own business operating a Standard Service Station and Auto Repair Shop. He loved working on cars and was a respected, successful mechanic. Mr. Houser went on to open three other repair shops with his best buddy and cousin Daniel Webster Pugh who preceded him in death. He worked as a mechanic serving the community until he retired.

PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 05-02-20
Staging Time: 11:00 am

Davis Funeral Home
362 Walnut Street
Prattville, Alabama 36067
Map [1]

Ride Captain:

Don “Sailor” Day

Special Instructions:

Please bring your own water.
Initial Stage at 11:00 am
KSU 11:15 am
Escort the family to the entrance of the cemetery.
Weather forecast 83 degrees with 10 percent chance of rain.
The family of Leon V. Houser has requested the Patriot Guard to honor their hero by providing escort to his final resting place and we will be honored to do so.
Flags & Water:
Flags will not be provided
Large Bike Flags will NOT be needed.
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.

Submitted By: James Mason
Position: Alabama Ride Captain

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1 Comment To "Leon V. Houser"

#1 Comment By mcpojjb On April 29, 2020 @ 9:47 pm

My sincere condolences to the Family and Friends of this Hero. May He Rest in Peace.

JJ Bishop, PGR
SGT (Ret.), Henrico County Police, Virginia
MCPO (Ret.), USCGR
Hudson, FL