John Van Houten III died April 5. He was 69. 

Mr. Van Houten was born May 03, 1943, in Victoria, B.C. to Dr. John Van Houten II and Zeta Clark Van Houten. When he was a child, they moved to Portland. He served in the Air Force before graduating from the University of Portland. He married Miki (Arzt) Van Houten.

He is survived by his wife, Miki; son, John Van Houten IV (Jane), Chicago; daughter, Dr. Laura Van Houten (Eric Philps), Portland; and sister, Julee Ferrill, Portland; and two grandchildren.

A memorial Mass was celebrated at Holy Family Church.