Richard Lane Hushour, 85, of Connersville passed away early morning, Friday, March 19, 2021 at his home.
The youngest of two children, he was born October 29, 1935 in Madison, Wisconsin to Donald Wellington and Norma Lowene Miller Hushour, and he moved to Rushville, Indiana as a child with his family for residence.
He was a 1954 graduate of Rushville High School and studied engineering at Northrop Aeronautical Institute in California.
Richard proudly served in the United States Marine Corps.
On August 22, 1965, he was married at the First United Methodist Church in Connersville to Jeanna K. Argent, who survives.
For over 33 years, he was employed at Dresser Roots Connersville as a senior test technician.
He was a faithful member of the First United Methodist Church where he served as a trustee and was on the finance committee.
He was a member of Warren Lodge #15 F&AM where he previously served as Worshipful Master.
In his leisure, he enjoyed playing golf, fishing, and bowling in the Plaza Lane Church Bowling League. He also enjoyed reading and walking.
Survivors include his wife of 55 years, Jeanna Hushour; two children, Christopher W. Hushour of Hillsboro, Oregon and Jennifer J. (Jeffry) Greene of Carmel, Indiana; two grandchildren, Jacob and Jonah Greene; and two special sisters-in-law, Laura Gilley of Findlay, Ohio and Janet Rice of Sarasota, Florida.
Besides his parents, he is preceded in death by a sister, Nancy Leisure.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 24, 2021 at Miller, Moster, Robbins Funeral Home with Pastor Frank Oakman officiating. Military rites will be conducted by the Fayette County Veterans Council, and burial will be held in Dale Cemetery. Masonic memorial services will be held prior to the service on Wednesday. Friends may call at the funeral home from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.
Memorial contributions may be made to First United Methodist Church or the Fayette County Veterans Transportation Fund.