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Stanley House

October 1, 1924 ~ September 29, 2017 (age 92)

Stanley House, 92, of Burlington, died at 11:15 AM Friday, September 29, 2017, in Burlington. 

Born October 1, 1924, in Farmington, he was the son of William Glen and Mable Clair Spear House. On January 3, 1947, he married Janette Elizabeth Mosier in Kahoka, MO. 

Stan worked at the Ordinance Plant for 39 years in electronics maintenance. He also worked as a football official for 37 years. 

He graduated from Farmington High School in 1945.  

He coached Little League and Pony League. In his spare time, he enjoyed fishing, gardening, and woodworking. He was a fan of the Chicago Cubs, Iowa Hawkeyes, and SCC Black Hawks. Stan is best known for playing semi-pro baseball in Farmington, Mt. Pleasant, and Ottumwa. He was a former member of the Board of Directors for the Burlington Baseball Association.  

Survivors include two sons, Rick (Nancy) House of Danville, and David (Nanette) House of Burlington; two daughters, Pam (David) Wittkamp, and Teresa Fritz both of Burlington; 10 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren;, and one sister, Mary Jane Roberts of Merced, CA.

He is preceded in death by his parents, wife, one brother, and two sisters. 

A Celebration of Life will be held at Prugh~Thielen Funeral Home on Thursday, October 5, 2017 from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM. 

Memorials have been established for the Special Needs Foundation and the Kayla Atkins Foundation.

 Service Information

Celebration of Life
October 5, 2017

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Prugh~Thielen Funeral Home
3940 Division
Burlington, IA 52601

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