BONNE TERRE -- Robert Howard House of Bonne Terre passed away November 7, 2018, at Southbrook Nursing Center at the age of 81. He was born January 15, 1937, in Bonne Terre to the late Howard and Elfrieda (Witt) House. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Robert L. House and a brother, Willard House.
Robert proudly served his country as a veteran of the United States Army. He retired from Boeing after 37 years of employment. He enjoyed fishing and gardening.
Survivors include his loving wife of 56 years, Beverly (McClain) House, children, Deborah (and husband Robert) Wirth, Cherie (and husband Dwight) Tuttle, and David House, grandchildren, Derrick, Dillon, Andrew, Hollie, Abigail, David, Jessica and Kyle, great grandchildren, Isabella, Emory, Penelope, Colton and Riley, sister, Margaret (and husband John) Dempsey, sister in laws, Eileen House and Margaret (and husband Ferlin) Huff, nieces, nephews and many friends.
A graveside service with full military honors will be held at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, November 10, 2018, at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery. Memorials, if desired, may be made to Cozean Memorial Chapel to assist with funeral expenses. View the online obituary and share your condolences at cozeanfuneralhome.com.