|Birth: ||May 14, 1921|
|Death: ||Aug. 3, 1996|
PEORIA, IL - Howard Clifton Hughes, 75, of 2608 W. Kansas died at 3:47 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 3, 1996, at Methodist Medical Center.
Born May 14, 1921, in Kilbourne to Efner and Cordelia Ketcham Hughes, he married Karolina Mertl on July 2, 1955, in Heidelburg, Germany. She survives.
Also surviving are four nieces and four nephews. Three brothers preceded him in death.
He served in the Army for 22 years, retiring in 1968. He then worked for the National Center for Agricultural Utilization Research in Peoria for 12 years, retiring in 1983.
Services will be at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at Davison-Fulton Woodland Chapel. The Rev. Jack Thompson will officiate. Visitation will be one hour before services at the chapel. Burial will be in Parkview Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to any charity.
Journal Star (Peoria, IL) - Sunday, August 4, 1996
Efner Hughes (1886 - 1963)
Cordelia Mary Ketcham Hughes (1888 - 1941)
Karolina Mertl Hughes (1923 - 2008)*
Otis Wayne Hughes (1917 - 1977)*
Harold Efner Hughes (1919 - 1974)*
Howard Clifton Hughes (1921 - 1996)
Roy E. Hughes (1926 - 1956)*
SFC US ARMY
Created by: Jeanette
Record added: Sep 19, 2007
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