John Edgerton Hough
- July 5, 1916 - July 29, 2012
- Janesville, Wisconsin
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Memories & Candles
John and Vivian were good friends of my parents, Bob and Betsy Roche, first meeting in the mid 40's. John and Vivian (and then Ann) visited Canada many times, joining us at our family cottage in Muskoka. I have so many memories of their visits but the best one is of a visit they made during Canadian Thanksgiving. The weather was particularly cold and our primary form of heat was a large stone fireplace. John was in his element chopping
Posted by: Lesley Roche - Victoria - Family Friend Aug 24, 2012
My sincere condolences and deepest sympathy.
Posted by: John Dooley - Janesville, WI Aug 03, 2012
I was deeply saddened to learn of John's death and I would like to express my sincere sympathy to the Family. I will be for ever thankful to John who gave us the opportunity to become a Hufcor licensee years ago. I admire his dedication to Hufcor and its worldwide Partners. John now has a well deserved recognition as a true legend in our industry. What a great life-time achievement that will inspire and motivate us for many years. From all at Corflex please accept our hearthfelt condoleances.
Posted by: Claude Tremblay - Montreal Aug 03, 2012
It’s with great sense of loss that we, at GIBCA, heard the news of John Hough’s demise. May God Bless his soul! Those of us who have been fortunate enough to work with John have lost a dear friend, guide and an inspiring mentor. His energy and drive was impressive and contributed a lot to what Hufcor is today. He was a visionary who recognized the importance of distributed manufacturing when all everyone was focusing on - getting sales for
Posted by: Tanweer Farooqi - Ajman Aug 03, 2012
On behalf of all TM at HUFCOR Deutschland GmbH, we want to say John a BIG thank you for his life-time-achievement. Without his great engagement we would not work today for this great company. Thank you John - May you rest in peace.
Posted by: Thomas Bitter - HUFCOR Deutschland GmbH - Dessau Aug 03, 2012
I was very moved to hear passing of Mr. John Hough. Mr. Hough has been our good partner for many years and I sincerely appreciate all of his supports and cooperation. I wish his peaceful sleep. All of my colleagues at Komatsu Wall Industries join me for best wishes. Minoru Kano Yutaka Kano
Posted by: Yutaka Kano - Komatsu Aug 02, 2012
I am very saddened by passing of John whom I paid utmost respect not only for all business fields but also for personal aspects. He has been a teacher for me for more than 25 years. I sincerely wish his peaceful eternal sleep and joing to Ann in the heaven.
Posted by: Masao Tanaka - Tokyo Aug 02, 2012
On behalf of the entire Gardiner C. Vose company, I offer our sincere condolences and deepest sympathy.
Posted by: Kurt Schwarz - Bloomfield Hills, MI Aug 02, 2012
We offer our condolences and deepest sympathies to the Hough family.
Posted by: Jeff and Jeanne Salinger - Millersville, MD Aug 01, 2012
I had the pleasure of knowing John for a period of almost 30 years,and know that this world will miss one great person. He was an inspiration and friend to many people. May he rest in peace.
Posted by: Mike Stabler - Commerce Township, MI Aug 01, 2012
On behalf of Corporacion Las Dos Torres of Lima, Peru, Staff and employees, please receive our condolences for the passing away of Mr.John Hough. Let his blessed soul rest in peace.
Posted by: Corp. Las Dos Torres - Lima- Aug 01, 2012
Dear Family and Partners, On behalf of Reiter's ownership, company and colaborators we want to express our deepest sorrow for the death of our beloved founder John Hough. Please receive our profound condoleances in this sad moments. Reiter Systems Spain
Posted by: Erik S?rensen - Barcelona, WI Aug 01, 2012
John truly is a legend and it is my honor having the chance working for him during the years. Please accept my most heartfelt sympathies for John’s family loss.
Posted by: KC Shiu - Guangzhou Aug 01, 2012
Our company and I express our sincere condolences to John's family and Hufcor for losing him. We will never be able to forget the past honorable time we have been with him for over decade. Hun S. Suh Chairman of Swall Tech Ltd. Seoul, Korea
Posted by: Hun S. Suh - Seoul Aug 01, 2012
Darrell & Nancy Mount extend our condolences to family and friends of Mr. John E. Hough.
Posted by: Darrell & Nancy Mount - Hoover, AL Aug 01, 2012
Western Building Specialties would like to send our deepest sympathy to the Hough family and the Hufcor family. We have enjoyed a long and successful business association with Mr. Hough and his company. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.
Posted by: Donny McClendon - Lubbock, TX Aug 01, 2012
Debbie and I send our deepest sympathy to the Hough family at this time of sorrow. On the occasions that I had a chance to spend time with John I came to realize his devotion to family and to Hufcor. He will be missed by all who got to know him.
Posted by: David Scott - Overland Park, KS Aug 01, 2012
On behalf of everyone at Hufcor Australia we wish to pass on our sincere condolences to John's family and the the broader family of Hufcor Inc. John's glowing respect for others and his inspiration will always be with us.
Posted by: Daryl Fisher Jul 31, 2012
All of us at Quattro Colombia extend our condolences to the Hough family. We have been a proud representative in Colombia of the company he founded.
Posted by: Alberto Samper - Bogota Jul 31, 2012
I met Mr Hough when we came on board with Hufcor in 1986. He has been an inspiration to me and my partners here at CDS of Nashville. Hufcor is a great company and John Hough was a great man! I am very proud to have known him. John Maddux CDS of N
Posted by: John Maddux - Nashville, TN Jul 31, 2012
We embrace you with Our thoughts and prayers. May the Dear Lord comfort your family with His peace and surround you with His love.
Posted by: Hufcor Desert West - Las Vegas NV /Mesa AZ Jul 31, 2012
I wish to extend my deepest sympathy to the Hough family for their loss. I had the pleasure to work with John at Hufcor for a number of years. He was a very dedicated man and provided for many families over the years. He will be greatly missed by many.
Posted by: Steve Pfeiffer - Janesville, WI Jul 31, 2012