Obituary for George Allan Houghtaling

George Allan Houghtaling

Birth Date: Feb. 17th, 1945
Date Passed: Sep. 2nd, 2021


George Allan Houghtaling age 76, of Ravenna, MI died Thursday, September 2, 2021 at University of Michigan Hospital in Ann Arbor. George was born on February 17, 1945 in Muskegon, Michigan to the late Albert and Ina (Patana) Houghtaling. He married Marne Kay (Schwemer) Houghtaling on August 17, 1963 in Muskegon, MI. His Hobbies-relaxing by a fire, looking for deer, and flea markets, where he would always find a treasure. George is survived by his wife of 58+ years: Marne K. Houghtaling of Ravenna, 1 Daughter: Darla (Donald) Long of Norton Shores, 2 Sons: Scott (Ruth) Houghtaling of Muskegon and John (Lori) Houghtaling of Lowell. 6 Grandchildren: Matthew, Jessica, Ann, Tori, Noah and Megan. 9 Great Grandchildren: Adelaide, Aberlein, Lily, Liam, Jewel, Karter, Kellan, Tyler and Piper 1 Sister: Shirley Harter of Muskegon. Several nieces and nephews also survive. A very good friend Doug Orcutt also survives. Per his wishes Cremation has taken place, and a Celebration of Life Memorial will be announced at a later date. Memorials may be directed to: American Heart Association. Go to: or Facebook @ Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna Inc. to sign the online guestbook. The Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna is in charge of funeral arrangements. 231-853-6511