Olen Wayne Houston

November 4, 1928February 2, 2018

Olen Wayne Houston “Daddy”, 89, of Port Lavaca passed away February 2, 2018. He was born November 4, 1928 in Placedo to Wayne and Olga Mikeska Houston. Daddy retired from Alcoa and was a member of the Alcoa 25 year club. He was a Jack of All Trades and Master of All. He is survived by his daughters, Debra Houston Holmes (Weldon), Sherri L. Cumpian (Robert); sons, Ronnie D. Fritz (Esmeralda), Stanley “Tinker” Houston (Becky), Mike D. Houston (Janie), Chuck Samaha (Debbie); 19 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Doris I. Houston; sons, Tommy M. Fritz, Roger Dale Fritz; parents; sister, Lora Ann Fancher and 1 great-grandson. Visitation will be held Tuesday, February 6, 2018 from 7-8 p.m. at Richardson-Colonial Funeral Home. Graveside Services will be Wednesday, February 7, 2018 at 10 a.m. at Crescent Valley Cemetery with Pastor Johnny Kisiah officiating. Pallbearers are Debra Holmes, Sherri Cumpian, Chuck Samaha, Frank Rendon, J.T. Kisiah and Coby Moulder. Honorary Pallbearers are Kristina Rendon, Kaleena Gutierrez, Roger Gutierrez, Michael Houston, James Houston and Jonathan Houston. We will forever carry you in our hearts! Thank you for being the World’s Greatest Daddy. You’ve taught us so many things in life. You may have gone on to your final reward but you will still have a place here in our hearts and lives! Words of comfort may be shared with the family at


  • Visitation Tuesday, February 6, 2018
  • Graveside Service Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Olen Wayne Houston

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