John E. Huston, age 86, of Shelby, passed away Friday, October 22, 2021 in Wyoming, Michigan. He was born March 25, 1935 in Shelby, the son of John V. Huston and Anna (Woehler) Huston. He married Margaret Woodhouse on August 27, 1955.
He worked a Bennett Pump in Muskegon for fourteen years before taking over his father's fruit farm in 1968. John retired in the mid 1990's and worked for Mark Near part-time. He was a long-time member of the Shelby Wesleyan Church.
He is survived by his wife, Margaret; his children, Michael (Pam) Huston, Mark (Barbara) Huston, and Lisa (Scott) Kidder; his grandchildren, James Huston, Nicole Huston, Erica Huston, Lauryn Huston and Ashlee Kidder; great-grandsons, Logan Huston and Alex Huston; his sister, Ruth Ann Polston; his brother, Art Huston; and nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, and his brother, Merle.
Visitation is Wednesday, October 27th, 10 am until the funeral service at 11 am at Shelby Wesleyan Church. Interment will be in Mount Hope Cemetery in Shelby. Memorials to Shelby Wesleyan Church are appreciated.