Lawanna M. Houchens
Jan 22, 1945 – May 05, 2018
Lawanna Mae Houchens, 73 of Louisa, Virginia, formerly of College Park, Maryland passed away on Saturday, May 5, 2018 at Martha Jefferson Hospital in Charlottesville.
She was born on January 22, 1945 in Cheverly, Maryland to Richard S. and Martha Houchens. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by the love of her life, Daniel Bradford.
She is survived by her sister; Linda G. Edwards, her brother, Richard W. Houchens; as well as two nieces and four nephews, five great-nieces and ten great-nephews; all of who were her world.
She graduated from Washington School of Secretaries and went on to further her career as an executive for the director with the Maryland National Capital Park and Planning Commission for more than 32 years.
A graveside service will be held at 1:00 P.M. on Saturday, May 12, 2018 at Hillcrest Cemetery, Louisa, VA.
In lieu of flowers, at Lawanna request please donate to an animal rescue of your choice.
I worked with. Lawanna at. Park & planning and she was a great lady. My prayers are with her entire family especially her sister. Linda. Now she is in heaven with her mom dad and. Danny. Rest in peace. Sweet. Lady. Love. Maddy
Janice Jiles lit a candle for Lawanna M. Houchens
Jan Jiles lit a candle for Lawanna M. Houchens
Lawanna was always so gracious and totally serene in dealing with other admin staff at the Commission. I held her in such high regard and will keep her soul in my prayers.Louise DeFeo
May she RIP, sweet memories always
A classy and wonderful person. Words cannot express how much she will be missed. Rest in Peace.
I worked with Lawanna at M-NCPPC for several years. She was one of the kindest, sweetest, and caring people I have ever worked with. She greeted everyone with a smile and was a most efficient employee. My sincere condolences to Lawanna’s family…what a fine lady she was!