Don E. Huss, 81, of Tiffin, died at 2:50 a.m. Thursday, May 8, 2014, at Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center, Toledo.
Don was born June 8, 1932, in Tiffin, to Roy and Susan (Smith) Huss. He married Kay F. Heising Sept. 27, 1959, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Tiffin, and she survives in Tiffin.
Other survivors include a son, John Huss of Tiffin; two daughters, Joan (Rob) Ledwedge and Krista Huss, both of Tiffin; two grandchildren, Andy and Jillian Ledwedge; a sister, Sue Anne Kuhn of Tiffin; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Don was a 1950 graduate of Calvert High School. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. He retired in 1991 after 41 years as a machinist at National Machinery Co., Tiffin, on the test floor. He was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, the National Machinery Quarter Century Club and a board member of Northland Homes of Seneca County Opportunity Center.
Visitation will be 2-5 p.m. Sunday, May 11, 2014, at Traunero Funeral Home and Crematory, 214 S. Monroe St., Tiffin, OH 44883, (419) 447-3113, with a wake service at 1:45 p.m. The Quarter Century Club will gather at 4 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
His funeral Mass will begin at 10 a.m. Monday, May 12, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Tiffin with the Rev. Joseph Szybka officiating. The rosary will be said 20 minutes prior to the service at the church. (Please meet at the church, not the funeral home.)
Burial will be private at St Joseph Catholic Cemetery, Tiffin, with full military rites by the United Veterans Council of Seneca County.
Memorial contributions may be made to Seneca County Opportunity Center Parent Council in care of the funeral home.
To send condolences, get directions or to view the Celebration of Life video, go to www.traunerofuneralhome.com.