Thomas Lee Howard, 80

August 06, 2009

AUG. 1, 1929-AUG. 4, 2009

Thomas Lee Howard, 80, of Hagerstown, Md., died Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2009, at Blue Point Nursing Home in Baltimore, Md.

Born Aug. 1, 1929, in Sharpsburg, Md., he was the son of the late Raymond and Edna Nichols Howard.

He served in the U.S. Navy.

He retired from Mack Trucks.

He is survived by his wife, Doris Howard; one daughter, Twana Bentley of Waynesboro, Pa.; one brother, Robert Howard of Virginia; two grandchildren, Luke Bentley and Alex Bentley; nieces; and nephews.

He was preceded in death by four sisters, Catherine Tabler, Helen Yowell, Virginia Littlefield and Margaret Steenburg; and three brothers, George Howard, John Howard and William Howard.


Graveside services will be at Mountain View Cemetery in Sharpsburg on Friday at 11 a.m. The Rev. Quentin J. Fleming will officiate.

There will be no viewing.

Arrangements are by Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown.

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