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Howard Clifton Hughes
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Birth: May 14, 1921
Kilbourne
Mason County
Illinois, USA
Death: Aug. 3, 1996
Peoria
Peoria County
Illinois, USA

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

 
 
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 Parents:
  Efner Hughes (1886 - 1963)
  Cordelia Mary Ketcham Hughes (1888 - 1941)
 
 Spouse:
  Karolina Mertl Hughes (1923 - 2008)*
 
 Siblings:
  Otis Wayne Hughes (1917 - 1977)*
  Harold Efner Hughes (1919 - 1974)*
  Howard Clifton Hughes (1921 - 1996)
  Roy E. Hughes (1926 - 1956)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
SFC US ARMY
KOREA VIETNAM
 
Burial:
Parkview Cemetery
Peoria
Peoria County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Jeanette
Record added: Sep 19, 2007
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Howard Clifton Hughes
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Hi Uncle Howard,HAPPY BIRTHDAY
- Rudolf
 Added: May. 14, 2012
For you Uncle Howard
- Karo + Rudi
 Added: Jan. 7, 2012
Hi uncle Howard,karo and I, we had pretty fun holiday with you. we miss you!
- Rudi
 Added: May. 11, 2011
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