Services for Howard T.
Howell, 75, of Caldwell, who died Monday, Nov. 12, in a
Caldwell hospital of natural causes, will be held at 10:30
a.m. Thursday in the First Ward Church of Jesus Christ of
Latter-day Saints, 12th and Everett Streets, Caldwell, with
Bishop Wallace E. Plant officiating.
Burial will be in Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Caldwell.
Arrangements are under the direction of Dakan Funeral Chapel,
Mr. Howell, a retired Mountain Bell manager, was born July
1, 1909, in Young Harris, Ga., to Alleney and Candus Howell.
He married Ruth Shepherd on May 30, 1935, in Pocatello where
they resided for 14 years.
Mr. Howell was employed by Mountain Bell Telephone
Company. They came to Caldwell in 1949, where he managed the
Mountain Bell office. Mrs. Howell died Sept. 9, 1977.
He later married Dorothy Renwick on Dec. 17, 1981, in
Caldwell. Their marriage was solemnized in the Logan LDS
Temple on Sept. 6, 1983.
He retired from Mountain Bell Telephone Company after 39
He was an honorary member of the Caldwell Rotary Club; a
member of the Telephone Pioneer Club of America; and also held
the office of high priest in the LDS Church.
He is survived by his wife of Caldwell; three daughters,
Mrs. Candace Beck and Mrs. Jackie Vertrees, both of Caldwell,
and Mrs. Sandra Landbeck of Aberdeen, Md.; two stepdaughters,
Mary Woodall of Portland Ore., and Sandra Kinney of Caldwell;
nine grandchildren; four step-grandchildren; two
great-grandchildren; two sisters; and three brothers.
Memorials may be made to the Mountain States Tumor
Institute, c/o Dakan Funeral Chapel, P.O. Box 1386, Caldwell
Friends may call today from 5 to 9 p.m. at the chapel.