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Harvey Howard

Harvey Howard, age 89, a 26-year resident of Missouri City, TX passed away on July 8, 2003. He was born on February 6, 1914 in Hartford, CT. After graduating from Trinity College (CT), he worked on General Motors’ management team for over thirty years. He was as active member of St. Laurence Catholic Church and was a long-time member of Quail Valley Country Club where he enjoyed working and golfing. He also enjoyed teaching English as a second language at the local library where he had a positive impact on all his students. Harvey’s family and many friends were the center of his life. He will be remembered as a loving father, grandfather, and great-grandfather and will be missed by all those who knew and loved him.

Harvey was preceded in death by his loving wife of 58 years, Margaret M. Howard, and beloved daughter-in-law, Mary Jo Howard. He is survived by his sons, Bill Howard and wife Donna of Thousand Oaks, CA, Fred Howard of Missouri City, TX, and Tom Howard and wife Linda of Austin, TX; brother, Bob Howard and wife Barbara of Cape Cod, MA; grandchildren, Alison and Matthew Howard, Sarah and Caroline Howard, Jack and Katie Reed; great-grandchildren, Cody and Madison; niece, Susan Howard; nephew, Bob Howard, Jr.; great-niece, Katelyn Howard and great-nephews, Matthew Ricker and Ryan Howard.

Visitation was held on Friday, July 11, 2003 in the Essex Room of The Settegast-Kopf Co. A memorial Mass was held on Saturday, July 12, 2003 in The Chapel of Divine Mercy of St. Laurence Catholic Church (3100 Sweetwater Blvd., Sugar Land 77478) with the Rev. Phil Lloyd, celebrant.

Harvey’s wishes were to be cremated. He will be laid to rest beside his wife Margaret at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in memory of Harvey may be made to St. Laurence Catholic Parish.

Funeral arrangements under the direction of The Settegast-Kopf Co., Funeral Directors at Sugar Creek, 15015 Southwest Frwy., Sugar Land, Texas 77478, (281) 565-5015.

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