|Birth: ||May 12, 1918|
|Death: ||Oct. 17, 2000|
Clifford Oliver Howard, 82, of Gering, died Tuesday, October 17, 2000, at the Northfield Vista. A memorial service will be 1:30 p.m. Thursday, October 19, 2000, at the Northfield Villa with Pastor Steve Schwartzkopf officiating. Interment will be at the High Butte Cemetery in McGrew. Friends may call at the funeral home from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday. A memorial has been established to Prairie Haven Hospice or to the donor's choice. Gering Memorial Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.
He was born May 11, 1918, in McGrew, Neb., to William and Lottie (Trefren) Howard. He married Jean Alexander July 26, 1935, in Torrington, Why. He farmed south of McGrew for 57 years. They celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary in July 2000.
He is survived by his wife, Jean of Gering; daughter and son-in-law, Betty and Carl Montgomery of Parker, Colo.; sons and daughters-in-law, Gary and Patty Howard of Chadron, and Ronald and Carolyn Howard of Thousand Palms, Calif.; grandchildren, Douglas Howard Jr. and Rick Howard of Denver, Colo., Renee Leeling of Aurora, Colo., Debbie Fernau of Stuart, Neb., Kim Encinas of Chadron, Ken Kauffman of Aurora, Colo., Mark Howard of Chadron, Rhonda Hedger of Charlotte, N.C., Eric Howard of Riverside, Calif., and Shelly Hartly of Chadron; 17 great-grandchildren; sister Vera Marker of Melbeta; and brothers Gordon Howard and wife, Patty, of Bayard, and Bill Howard and wife, Donna, of Chadron.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a son, Douglas Howard; sister, Josephine Anderson; and brothers, Jim Howard and Wes Howard.
William Oliver Howard (1891 - 1954)
Lottie May Howard (1899 - 1952)
Jean Shirley Alexander Howard (1920 - 2000)*
Douglas Wayne Howard (1937 - 1995)*
Mary Josephine Howard Anderson (1916 - 1983)*
Clifford Oliver Howard (1918 - 2000)
Vera E Howard Marker (1921 - 2004)*
Wesley Wayne Howard (1925 - 1993)*
Gerald W. Howard (1932 - 1935)*
Married: July 26, 1935
TO TILL THE SOUL IS TO KNOW GOD
PARENTS OF DOUGLAS, BETTY, GARY & RON
High Butte Cemetery
Scotts Bluff County
Maintained by: DH
Originally Created by: M Swift
Record added: Nov 23, 2010
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