Christian O Haussler
September 19 1928 - January 12 2016 - Age 87

Christian O. Haussler, 87 , of Raupstal Road, passed away Tuesday, January 12th, 2016 at the Community General Osteopathic Hospital, Harrisburg.

He was born Sept 19, 1928 in Philadelphia , son of the late Karl and Gertrude Haussler. He was an Army veteran and served during the Korean War.

He was a retired electrical engineer and had worked in the past for Budd Train Co., Philadelphia and he traveled internationally for Hunnington Industries working on production lines for soda company's.

He was a member of Peace UCC, Berrysburg.

He had memberships with Welker Lodge #306,; Associate Member of the Mahanoy Lodge #551, Perseverance Encampment #135, Canton #1 and Sovereign Grant Lodge member, North-South Skirmish Assoc. and played soccer for the Phoenix German / Hungarian Club, all in the Philadelphia area. He also was an American Legion Member in Mandata and The Gratz VFW #2385. He loved woodworking, building, yard sales and travel. He was a Philadelphia sports fan.

He was the widower of Stella Haussler and the husband of Mae I. (Wolfgang) Haussler who survives him in Herndon.

Other survivors include daughter, Susan (Gregory) Diehl , Ambler, Son Christian Jr. (Kathy) Haussler , Ardsley, Daughter, Heide (Michael) Mason, Evansville IN., Step-son Ernest (Diane) Schreffler, Halifax, Step-Daughter, Joyce (Roger) Mcrae; 9 Grandchildren, Karl, Erich, Pamela, Amy, Christian III, Amanda, Brenda, Hunter and Max; 1 Great Granddaughter, Harley; 4 Step-Grandchildren, Brian, Steven, Keith and Melissa; 9 Step-Great Grandchildren, Gavin, Brielle, John , Alec, Justin, Cameron, Jackson, Zachary and Avery.

He was preceded in death by a daughter, Donna Maguire, brother, Charles ,and sister Gertrude .

There will be a viewing at his church on Monday, Jan 18, 2016 from 9-11 AM . Services at 11 AM followed by burial and military honors at Riverview Memorial Gardens, Halifax.

Hoover-Boyer Funeral Homes Inc., Elizabethville handled the arrangements.

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Herndon, PA (current)
Philadelphia, PA (birthplace)

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