LARRY L. HOUGH, 79, passed away on Tuesday, April 23, 2013, at Visiting Nurse Hospice Home, Fort Wayne. Born in Rural Indiana, Larry worked as a inspector with Navistar for 34 years, retiring in 1995. He was a member of South Wayne Baptist Church; a U.S. Air Force Korean War veteran from 1952 to 1960; member of American Legion Post 277; lifetime member of NRA, National Muzzle Loading Rifle Associations; lifetime member of Scottish Rite, Shriner, Lodge 279 F & A.M. in Fairland, Ind., Indianapolis 500 Shrine Club, F.O.E.; U.S.A.C. Official; Ky Colonel; Tecumseh Lodge, life member of Motorcycle Association; Past President of Murat Ky. Colonel Shrine Club; past commander of son's of Civil War Union Veterans; worked 15 years at Kelley Automotive as a dispatcher, Indy Racing League Official. Surviving are his wife, Dorothy A. Hough of Fort Wayne; daughters, Laura (Dustin) Myers and Cynthia Bender, both of Fort Wayne and Joyce (Joe) Winstel of Fla.; and seven grandchildren. He was preceded in death by parents, Paul R. and Marjorie Hough; and sons, Shawn Tieman Hough and Kevin Hough. Funeral service is 10 a.m. Saturday, April 27, 2013, at D.O. McComb & Sons Covington Knolls Funeral Home, 8325 Covington Road, with calling one hour prior. Pastor Frank Sitcler officiating. Calling also from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, April 26, 2013, at the funeral home. Burial in Covington Memorial Gardens, Fort Wayne. Memorials may be made to the Cancer Services of Northeast Indiana. To sign the online guestbook, visit


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D.O. McComb & Sons Funeral Homes - Covington Knolls
8325 Covington Rd. Fort Wayne, IN 46804
(260) 426-9494

Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers on Apr. 24, 2013