Herbert S. 'Herb' Huson
Herbert S. "Herb" Huson, 64, a longtime resident of the Cornelius community, died Sunday evening, May 30, 2021, in his home while surrounded by family.
There will be a Celebration of Life Service at 4 p.m. on Saturday, June 26, 2021 at the home of Rob and Mary Huson in Cornelius, Oregon.
Herbert Sherman Huson was born November 27, 1956, in Hillsboro, Oregon, the son of the late Herbert Sherman Huson, Sr. and Ruth Marie (Railton) Huson. He was raised and received his education in the Cornelius community, having been a graduating with the Forest Grove High School Class of 1974.
Herb met Bonny L. McCurry in 2008 as a friend and have been together romantically since 2014. On January 5, 2021, they were united in marriage in Hillsboro, Oregon. Five years prior to their marriage they had made their home in the Cornelius community.
Herb worked as a logistics manager in the communications industry for nearly forty years. He had worked for G.T.E., A.T.&T., Verizon and Frontier, until he retired at the age of fifty-six years old.
Among his special interests, Herb enjoyed watching sports, especially baseball, basketball, and football as an Oregon Ducks fan. He often watched movies starring John Wayne and other westerns. Herb also enjoyed his annual hunting trips with his brothers, sons and other family members as well as boating on the Willamette River with Bonny, her family and friends. Herb loved making others laugh with his jokes.
He was preceded in death by his father, Herbert Sherman Huson, Sr. and his sister, Debbie Huson.
Survivors include his wife, Bonny Huson of the family home in Cornelius, Oregon; his mother, Ruth Huson, of Cornelius, Oregon; children, Brian and Nicole, of Columbia City, Oregon, Matthew and Allyssa of Cornelius, Oregon and stepchildren Colleen Hamilton, of Beaverton, Oregon, Randall and his wife Adrienne Hull, of Tigard, Oregon and Patrick Garrett, of Florence, Oregon; four siblings and their spouses, Judy and Rick Byers, of Portland, Oregon, Steve and Barbara Huson, of Cornelius, Oregon, Mary (Sis) and Bill Shields, of Aloha, Oregon and Rob and Mary Huson, of Cornelius, Oregon.
Also surviving are his five grandchildren, Shanelle, Kaydince, Brayden, Audrey and Gwen Huson and three step grandchildren including Bellaluna, Keidric Emery, Bradley Hull and several beloved nieces and nephews.
The family suggests that remembrance contributions to his memory be donated to a charity of their choice or Bonnie L. Hayes Animal Shelter, 1901 SE 24th Ave, Hillsboro, OR 97123.
To sign the online guest book or to send a condolence to the family go to www.fuitenrosehoyt.com. Fuiten, Rose & Hoyt Funeral Home in Forest Grove is entrusted with the arrangements.