George E. "Hip" Houser, 85, Tyrone, died Monday. He was born in Tyrone, son of Reuben H. and Martha E. (Copenhaver) Houser. Surviving are two daughters: Karen L. Parker and Barbara A. Cowher; five grandchildren; and three siblings: Loretta White, Jane Dickson and Robert. He was preceded in death by his lifelong companion, Dorothy "Doll" McClellan; and seven siblings: Glenn, Dick, Luther, Catherine, Martha, Pauline and Ruth. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday and 1 until the 2:30 p.m. funeral service Sunday, Sept. 29, 2013, at Feller Memorial Home, Tyrone, Pastor Ken Patterson officiating.