Obituary for Trudy P (Slicer) Houston

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Trudy P (Slicer) Houston

May 23, 1938 - October 9, 2011

Trudy P. (Slicer) Houston, age 73 passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Sunday morning, October 9, 2011 at her home in Indianapolis.

Trudy was born May 23, 1938 in Gallatin, Tennessee to the late Charlie L. and Rosa E. (McCloud) Slicer. Shemarried Robert L. "Bob" Houston on December 20, 1957 in Indianapolis. He survives after 53 loving years.

Other survivors include her two sons: LarryHouston and wife Jeanne of Indianapolis& Michael Robert Houston and wifeMary of Brownsburg. Trudy will be remembered by her sister: Margaret M. Brown of Indianapolis and a brother: Steve A. Slicer of Andalusia, Alabama. She was the devoted grandmother to : James L. Houston IV, Timothy C. Houston, Jacob Lee Houston and Ashley Pearl Houston.

Trudy was preceded in death by a sister: Dorothy M. Jackson and six brothers: Roy, Clyde, Ted, Pat, Charlie Toby and Ray Slicer.

She wasa loving wife, mother, grandmother and homemaker. She was a member of the LibertyBaptist Church in Indianapolis. Trudy enjoyed working in her flower gardens, going to yard sales and auctions.

The Rev. Mike Messer will conduct a funeral service on Friday at 10:30 am at the Liberty Baptist Church, 10450 East County Road 450 North in Indianapolis. Friendsmay call from 4-8 pm on Thursday at Conkle Funeral Home ( 76 North State Road 267, Avon, IN 46123) Entombment will take place at Floral Park Cemetery in Indianapolis.

In Lieu of Flowers. The Houston family would appreciate memorial contributions in honor of Trudy to"Advocate Hospice" (2605 East Main Street, Danville, IN 46122).


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Born: May 23, 1938
Died: October 9, 2011

Condolences for Trudy Houston

Dee Dickey posted on 1/1/00

My thoughts and prayers are with the Houston family at this time. I was very blessed to have Trudy as my friend for many years. Dee Dickey


Ric Payne posted on 1/1/00

Dear Mike & Family, We are so sorry to hear of your Mom passing, I remember her well and how much she cared for you and Dad & Brother. After reading of her death I started to reflect on how fast Life rolls by and how it just seems like yesterday us cruising in the Trans-Am ! The good old Days. Lets try to get together soon ? Madonna was just talking about Mary and how they lived together for a while and how she would like to see her and you guys. Tell your Dad & Larry Hello and our thoughts are with you all. Sincerely Ric & Madonna


Dale and Pam Tingle posted on 1/1/00

Bob and Family, we are very sorry to hear about Trudys passing. Sorry we wont be able to make it, but want you to know that you are in our thoughts and prayers.


Tom Booker posted on 1/1/00

Aunt Trudy will be missed by all of us. Our thoughts and prayers will be with you in this difficult time.


Jeff Whorley posted on 1/1/00

Kaye and I wish you much strength during this very difficult time. You are in our thoughts and prayers. Jeff & Kaye Whorley


Jeffrey Hutson posted on 1/1/00

Dear Mr. Houston, Mike, Larry and family - rejoice in the wonderful memories of old and find peace and solace in renewed friendships and faith. I wish you all well in this difficult time. With heartfelt regret & condolence. Jeff & family