Williford Harry Buescher Jr. was born July 29, 1926 in Houston, TX. He resided at Westbrae Senior Retirement Community for the past two years and previously at 7809 S. Gessner Road, Houston, TX. He passed away August 18, 2013.
He was preceded in death by his late father Williford H. Buescher Sr. and Esther Thomas Buescher of Houston, TX and brother, Robert Buescher.
Harry attended University of Houston and graduated from the University of Texas
in Austin, in 1950 after service in the United States Air Force for one year.
He married his first wife, the late Betty Mae Jansonius Swearingen of Port Arthur, TX in 1951 and adopted two children, Jan Buesher of Livingston, TX and Jay W. Buescher of Port Neches, TX.
He married the late Marian Brown Hamlin of Biddeford, Maine in 1961 and together they raised her three children, David Hamlin of Edmond, OK, Jane Kellerman of Albuquerque, NM, and Nancy Sullivan of Albuquerque, NM.
Harry, a CPA, was employed as a comptroller by several Houston auto dealerships from 1963 to 1995.
Harry is survived by his children David Hamlin, Jane and Bill Kellerman, Nancy and Greg Sullivan, Jan Buescher, Jay and Kathy Buescher. He also leaves behind seven grandchildren Amber Buescher, Jason Johnson, Jason and Candyce Buescher, Jade Ruppart, Heather Hamlin Solinski, and Rachel Hamlin; four great-grandchildren, Mackenzie Shaw, Clara Johnson, Evan Buescher, and Aubrey Johnson.
A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, September 7, 2013 at 3:00p.m. at St. Luke's UMC- Gethsemane Campus, 6856 Bellaire Blvd. Houston, TX 77074.
In lieu of flowers, those desiring may make memorial contributions to the Houston Humane Society or The
. Condolences may be offered at www.millerfuneral.com