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Dennis L. Howder

January 28, 1932 January 6, 2019
Dennis L. Howder
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Obituary for Dennis L. Howder

Dennis Howder
Brighton, MI

His Legacy… Dennis Lee Howder, age 86, passed away, January 6, 2019 at The Willows at Howell Health Campus. He was born January 28, 1932 to Fred and Wanda (Lockwood) Howder in Detroit, MI. Dennis married the love of his life, Arlene Janet Olson, on October 10, 1953 in Fort Campbell, TN. Dennis served in the US Army as an Army Airborne Ranger. Dennis made many friends during his stay at The Willows, and was always upbeat and positive, and at times, very ‘colorful’. Dennis served as a superintendent in commercial construction and could build or fix anything. He will be remembered as a great husband, father, grandfather and ggpa. Dennis will be greatly missed by all of those who knew and loved him.

His Family… Dennis is survived by his children, Val (John) McCarthy of Brighton; Kurt (Sheryl) Howder of Howell; Lee (Lynda) Howder of Oak Point, TX; 6 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his parents; wife, Arlene in 2016; and siblings James Howder, Pat Tuscany; Jerry Howder, and Fred “Fritz” Howder.

His Farewell… Dennis’s family and friends will gather Wednesday, January 9, from 10:00AM until the time of his Community Farewell at 12:00 PM, at Borek Jennings Funeral Home, Lamb Chapel in Howell. Interment to follow at Glen Eden Lutheran Memorial Park in Livonia. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be directed to the The Marine Corp. League of Livingston County. Please leave a message of comfort for the Howder family by calling 1.877.231.7900 or sign the guestbook at borekjennings.com


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Previous Events

Family and Friends Gathering

Wednesday

9

Jan

10:00 AM 1/9/2019 10:00:00 AM - 12:00 PM 1/9/2019 12:00:00 PM
Borek Jennings - Lamb Chapel, Howell

312 South Michigan Avenue
Howell, MI 48843

Borek Jennings - Lamb Chapel, Howell
312 South Michigan Avenue Howell 48843 MI
United States

Community Farewell Service

Wednesday

9

Jan

12:00 PM 1/9/2019 12:00:00 PM - 1:00 PM 1/9/2019 1:00:00 PM
Borek Jennings - Lamb Chapel, Howell

312 South Michigan Avenue
Howell, MI 48843

Borek Jennings - Lamb Chapel, Howell
312 South Michigan Avenue Howell 48843 MI
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Glen Eden Lutheran Memorial Park Final Resting Place

Livonia, Michigan

Livonia Michigan
United State

Memorial Contribution

Marine Corp. League of Livingston County

3265 W. Grand River
Howell, MI 48855
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