Helen J. Hough

July 22, 1935 ‒ November 15, 2015

Galion, Ohio

Helen J. Hough, 80 of Galion passed away Sunday, November 15, 2015 at MedCentral Hospital in Mansfield.

Born July 22, 1935 in Shelby she was the daughter of Glenn and Lucille (Gosser) Grimwood. She married Donald E. Hough on July 25, 1960 and he survives.

She was a cook at Galion High School for 25 years retiring in 1995. Helen was a member of the Galion Women’s Auxiliary of American Legion Scarbrough post 243, American Legion Past Presidents Club, American Legion 8 & 40 Club, Galion Community Hospital Auxiliary and TWIG #1.

In addition to her husband she is survived by sons Donald E. Estep of Galion and Wayne A. (Sandra) Hough of Galion; six grandchildren; two great-grandchildren and sister Donna Wilson of Galion.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by brother Raymond Grimwood and sisters Martha Phelps, Janet Price and Mary McHenry.

Memorial services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, November 21, 2015 at Grace Point Church, 683 Portland Way North, Galion, Ohio 44833 with Pastor Jim Randas officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to American Legion Death Benefit Fund in care of the funeral home.

Richardson Davis Chapel of Snyder Funeral Homes in Galion is honored to serve the family of Helen Hough, and condolences may be made to them at www.SnyderFuneralHomes.com.

  • Don and your family. so sorry to read about the death of your Mother.I remember her well from our school days and the neighborhood.Thinking of all of you.

  • Don, So sorry for your loss. Helen was a super lady and will be missed by many. Our Thoughts and Prayers go out to you and your family.

  • Donna,
    Very sorry to hear about your sister. You and your family are in my thoughts & prayers. With deepest sympathy, Patricia (Pat) Everly

  • To all of the families of Helen,
    What a shock to read of the Obit of Helen… I super lady, and will be sadly missed by all who knew her. A super lady while serving Galion Ciy Schools she always would go over and above the call of duty to serve the students and employees at Galion.
    Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you ….
    Max and Ruby Cover
    Harlingen Tx.

  • To the Hough Family,
    Helen was an outstanding person in many ways. Her spirit of service was contagious. Please accept our sympathies and prayers for Helen’s passing.
    The Ron Nelson Family

  • So sorry to hear of Helen’s passing, We liked Helen really well. I was in the American Legion Auxiliary with her. It had been awhile since we had seen her. Don hope you are well.