Emma Jean Houser

June 19, 1927 ~ March 22, 2019 (age 91)


Emma Jean Houser, 91, of Jeannette died Friday, March 22, 2019 in Hempfield Manor.  She was born June 19, 1927, in Greensburg, a daughter of the late Snyder and Helen Shutt Kemerer.  Prior to retirement she worked in the sorting and packing department at Jeannette Glass.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a son, Gary Lee Houser and siblings; Dave Kemerer, Gertrude Hauger, Bobby Kemerer, Helen Crise and Shirley Loughner.  She is survived by two sons, Richard Alan Houser of Milwaukee, WI and Robert Dale Houser and his wife Robin D. Maline-Houser of Jeannette, three grandchildren, six great-grandchildren, a brother, Fred S. Kemerer and his wife Elaine of Greensburg, a sister, Marjorie Matthews of Jeannette and numerous nieces and nephews.  Friends will be received Monday from 6:00 - 8:00 pm in the MASON-GELDER FUNERAL HOME, INC., 201 N First St., Jeannette.  A funeral service will be held Tuesday at 11:30 am in the funeral home.  Interment will follow in Jeannette Memorial Park, Penn Township.  To send on-line condolences, visit 

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March 25, 2019

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Mason-Gelder Funeral Home, Inc.
201 N. First St.
Jeannette, PA 15644

Funeral Service
March 26, 2019

11:30 AM
Mason-Gelder Funeral Home, Inc.
201 N. First St.
Jeannette, PA 15644

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