Timothy John Hough


MOUNT MORRIS –  Timothy John Hough, age 65, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 10, 2019 in Serenity Hospice & Home, Oregon. Tim was born on April 21, 1954 in Freeport, the son of Robert G. and Virginia A. (Angle) Hough Jr.

Tim graduated from Mount Morris High School Class of 1972, graduated from Manchester College, and he received his MBA from Northern Illinois University. He worked at Hough Hardware and for many years at Kable News Co. ascending to the position of comptroller, and he also was a CPA. Tim served his Lord and community in many ways, including; singing with Agape Players, performing with the yearly Cantata, several positions at his Church, Mount Morris Evangelical Free Church, and Mount Morris Fire Department, coaching soccer, Kiwanis Club, Mt. Morris Village Board, and Loaves N Fish food pantry, and he was an avid Cubs fan.

Tim is survived by his sons: Joshua and Jacob Hough; mother: Ginny Hough; brother: Gerry (Jan) Hough; sister: Jane (Wayne) Atteberry; nieces and nephews: Chris (Jason) McCoy, Rob (Lynnette) Hough, Rick Hough, Joselyn Hough, MacKenna Atteberry, Michael (Allison) Atteberry, and Geoff (Olgajean) Atteberry; 6 great nieces and nephews.

Tim is preceded in death by his father: Robert Jr.; infant sister: Susie; paternal grandparents: Margaret and Gerald Hough Sr.; and maternal grandparents: Velma and Ralph Angle.

Funeral services were held on Thursday, November 14, 2019 at 10:30 a.m. in The Mount Morris Evangelical Free Church with Rev. Bruce McKenna officiating. Burial Oakwood Cemetery, Mount Morris. Visitation was Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019 from 5-7 p.m. in Finch Funeral Home, 405 East Hitt, Mt. Morris.

 In lieu of flowers memorials to Mount Morris Evangelical Free Church and/or Loaves N Fish Food pantry.