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Burket-Truby Funeral Home of Oakmont

Houston, Mary Elsie




Mary Elsie (O’Neill) Houston 98 of Oakmont, PA passed away at home on March 21, 2021.  Mary lived the majority of adult in Oakmont where she was a member of St. Irenaeus Church for more than 75 years.  At the age of 40, Mary returned to school to earn her degree, learned to drive a car and started a long nursing career all while raising her three youngest children. Mary was preceded in death by her parents John and Laura O’Neill, sons Daniel O. Houston and William M. Houston and her great granddaughter Emily Houston. Also deceased are her brothers Charles, Edward and Eugene O’Neill and sisters Regina Gilmore and Margaret Houston. Mary is survived her children JoAnn (Ron) Orbin, Oakmont, PA, Frederick (Jillian) Houston,  Los Altos, CA and Kathy (Tim) Previni, Allegheny Township. She is also survived by 14 grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren and 4 great, great grandchildren. Mary was so fortunate to have very close relationships with all her nieces and nephews.  Because of current limitations on gatherings and with the well being her extended family and friends in mind, no public service will be held at this time. Arrangements entrusted to BURKET-TRUBY FUNERAL HOME CREMATION & ALTERNATIVE SERVICES INC.Oakmont