William T Housley, 86, passed away on December 29th, 2020 in Crescent City California. He is survived by his brother Jim Housley, his sister Marilyn Hoff Tonti, aunts, uncles, and cousins. He was born October 2, 1934 and raised in Mountain Grove Missouri. Tom was in the navy from 1952-1957. Tom and his wife Lou met at a bar where Tom was playing standup bass in a local band. They were wed for 56 years. They raised their children Linda Martin and Allen Eller together. His career as a truck driver led him to Rumiano Cheese Factory. He delivered milk up and down the coast for 18 years before retiring. Tom loved being involved in 4H, and the fair auction of animals every year. Tom and Lou spent their time riding horses and with their children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. He was a devout Christian who attended many local churches such as Foursquare and Redwoods Family Worship Center. Tom will be fondly and lovingly remembered by all those he crossed paths with. At Tom’s request no services are to be held.
Arrangements are under the direction of Wier’s Mortuary Chapel.
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