Arthur H. Housel

Arthur H. Housel, age 87, of Corning died at his home on Pine Hill Road, Friday, September 2, 2005.

Mr. Housel was born February 8, 1918 in Middlebury, PA the son of the late Frank and Florence (Graham) Housel. He married Eloise E. Wagner May 13, 1939 in Corning, NY.

He was a Tradesmen with Corning Incorporated, where he retired in 1982 after 45 years of active service. While there, Arthur served as an Executive Committeeman for Trades.

He is survived by his wife Eloise E. Wagner; two sons: Ronald A. (Billie Jean) Housel of Burdett, NY, Gary A. Housel of Corning, NY; grandchildren: Lara & Bryan Sperber of Phoenix, AZ; great grandson: Aaron Sperber of Phoenix, AZ; one sister: Dorothy Haverley of Mansfield, PA; several nieces, nephew, and cousins. He was predeceased by his brother, Purley A. Housel.

A memorial service will be Tuesday at 7:00 pm at Phillips Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 17 W. Pulteney St., Corning with Rev. Eleanor Haber officiating. Memorials may be made to Southern Tier Hospice & Palliative Care, 11751 East Corning Road, Corning, NY 14830