Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Howards in:
 • Willamette National Cemetery
 • Portland
 • Multnomah County
 • Oregon
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
John Homer Howard
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: Jul. 30, 1915
Death: Mar. 19, 1989

John Homer Howard was youngest child born John Minning and Louise Weber Minning-Howard and John Adam Minning. He took the last name of his stepfather, Herbert Howard and was very close to his mother. John was a linguist fluent in nine languages. Most of them he learned on his own. He was a physicist having attended the University of Cincinnati. Twice he was married, but had no children. He died from a heart attack while taking a rest between mowing the lawn. He had a place with a marker to be buried next to his mother, but he wanted to be buried in Oregon and his wishes were followed. 
Family links: 
  John Adam Minning (1870 - 1948)
  Louise A. Weber Minning Howard (1879 - 1955)
  Bertrand J. Minning (1896 - 1924)*
  George A Minning (1903 - 1978)*
  Frederick Minning (1904 - 1904)*
  Carl A Minning (1905 - 1996)*
  Adrian Conrad Minning (1907 - 1981)*
  Elsa Mary Minning Reuscher (1908 - 2005)*
  Olga L Minning (1911 - 1911)*
  John Homer Howard (1915 - 1989)
*Calculated relationship
Willamette National Cemetery
Multnomah County
Oregon, USA
Plot: Section 3 Site 59
Maintained by: Pami
Originally Created by: GCO
Record added: Apr 24, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 36272600
John Homer Howard
Added by: Jim Walls from Oregon
John Homer Howard
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Jim Walls from Oregon
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


Privacy Statement and Terms of Service