CHESAPEAKE, Va. – Donald (Don) Houston, 67, passed away Friday, December 13, 2013 at his residence with his family present. He was born February 18, 1946 in Fort Dodge, Iowa.

Don was a Tool and Dye Maker at Stihl Inc. before retiring in 2011. He enjoyed traveling, hunting and spending time with his friends.

He is survived by his three daughters, Shelly Frahm of Sioux City, IA; Diana Proffitt and husband Chip of Chesapeake, VA; Donelle Elledge and husband Glenn of Lockport, IL; brother Dennis Houston and wife Ruth of Fort Dodge, IA; eight grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; and his companion Jean Flowers.

He was preceded in death by his wife of 39 years, Terri Houston; his parents Joseph and Jean Houston.

The funeral service was held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013 in the Hollomon-Brown Funeral Home chapel.