Adams County, Ohio Obituaries
Calvin C. Howard
Calvin C. Howard, 69, of West Union, died Tuesday, May 24, at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center. Mr. Howard was born December 4, 1924, at Otway, the son of the late Lee and Pearl Morris Howard. He was a World War II U.S. Navy veteran with 23 years service. Surviving are his wife, Mary L. Collins Howard of West Union; one son, Gary Howard of Gahana; one daughter; Linda Howard of Portland, Oregon; a brother, Dwight Howard of Shreveport, Louisiana; five sisters, Mary Coffman of Williamstown, West Virginia, Carlos Starkey of Marietta, Carol Nichols of Columbus, Ruth Bucy of Waverly and Darlene Thompson of McDermott. Funeral services were held Saturday, May 28, at the Ellis-Beam Funeral Home in West Union, Rev. Thomas Brown officiating. Burial was in the Cedar Hill Cemetery at Newark. Military services were conducted by the Adams County Honor Guard.