Michael J. Houser, 85, of Palmyra, passed away on Tuesday, June 13, 2023, at Lehigh Valley Hospital Schuylkill East Campus.

Born in Hershey on Feb. 18, 1938, he was the son of the late Walter and Phyllis (Parr) Houser.

He graduated from Palmyra High School in the class of 1956. He had worked as a machinist for Hershey Foods. Michael enjoyed shooting pool and playing cards, was an avid Phillies and Eagles fan, and was always generous. Most of all, he liked to spend time with his family.

He is survived by his son, Thomas W., husband of Bronagh Houser, of Palmyra; daughters, Debra Wooly, of Palmyra, and Cindy Weber; 13 grandchildren; and many great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his brother, Joe Houser.

A Celebration of Life will be scheduled for a later date. Burial will be at the convenience of the family.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to a veteran’s charity of your choice.