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OBITUARY: Walter L. House, 80, of Leander dies Feb. 21, 2014

Walter L. House, 80, of Leander passed away Feb. 21, 2014. Walter was born Jan. 4, 1934, in Vienna, N.Y., to Walter and Florence Brockway House.

He was preceded in death by his former wife and companion, Ruth House.

He is survived by his daughters, Starr Funk of Lockhart, Peggy Hyde of Bertram and Pam Maynard of Burnet; brothers, Marvin Farrington and Floyd House of New York; sisters, Martha Robinson of New York, Carrie Helmick of Virginia and Faith House of New York; two grandchildren, Daniel House and Kimberly Hyde; four great-grandchildren, D.J. House, Destiny House, Devan House and Sommer Krause; numerous nieces and nephews; and stepson, Randy Case of New York.

The family would like to extend their heartfelt appreciation to Linda of the Buckner Hospice of Austin for all of the attention she provided Mr. House.

A graveside service was Feb. 23 at Bear Creek Cemetery in Bertram.

Edgar Funeral Home, 109 N. Main St. in Burnet, (512) 756-4444.