Obituary: Steven K. Houston Obituary 2024

Obituary: Steven K. Houston

Obituary: Steven K. Houston

In Memory of a Loving Husband, Father, Brother, Uncle and Friend

Biographical Information

  • Born: February 17, 1952, in Portland, Maine
  • Passed Away: May 19, 2024, in Vassalboro, Maine
  • Parents: John and Marjorie (Tournier) Houston

Surviving Family

  • Wife: Julie
  • Children: Kelsey and Matthew
  • Brothers: Samuel (wife Gloria, children Elysia and Samantha) and David (wife Bonny, children Christopher, Vanessa and her family)

Education and Career

  • Bachelor’s degree from the University of Maine at Farmington
  • Teacher in Virginia and Pittsfield, Maine
  • IT work

Passions and Hobbies

  • Sunnyside Farms blueberry farm
  • Outdoors activities (fishing, hunting)
  • Member of Ducks Unlimited, Trout Unlimited, Sierra Club, Ruffed Grouse Society, and Pheasants Forever
  • Planetary Society member since 1982
  • Wooden Canoe Heritage Association member
  • Spending time with family at camp


Steven Houston will be remembered as a loving husband, father, brother, uncle and friend. His legacy will live on in his family and in the land he spent his life nourishing.

Final Arrangements

Per Steven’s wishes, no celebration of life will take place. A burial will be held later this summer in Bucksport at the family plot in the Moulton Cemetery.

Arrangements are under the direction and care of Gallant Funeral Home, 10 Elm St., Waterville.