Jerry Wayne Howard

October 24, 1944August 8, 2022
Obituary of Jerry Wayne Howard
Jerry Wayne Howard, 77, passed away Monday, August 8, 2022, in Fort Wayne, Indiana. He was born October 24, 1944 in Fort Wayne, the son of the late John W. and Eula Howard. Jerry graduated from South Side High School and earned his Associates from International Business College in 1962. He was a US Army Veteran and served during the Vietnam War. He was the Vice President of Finance at Shuttleworth Inc. for 35 years, retiring in 2008. Jerry had also worked at Fort Wayne Structural Steel for 4 years. He was a member of the Huntington Kiwanis. Jerry is survived by a host of friends and extended family. He was preceded in death by his brother, James Howard; and a sister, Linda Howard. A funeral service to honor Jerry's life will be held at 10:00 am on Saturday, August 20, 2022, at D.O. McComb & Sons Maplewood Park Funeral Home, 4017 Maplecrest Road, Fort Wayne, with visitation one hour prior. A visitation will also take place on Friday, August 19, 2022, from 3:00 to 5:00 pm and 6:00 to 8:00 pm at the funeral home. He will be laid to rest at Covington Memorial Gardens, Fort Wayne. Memorial donations in his honor may be directed to Community of Christ Church, 3223 Hobson Road, Fort Wayne, IN. Fond memories and expressions of sympathy for Jerry's family may be shared at

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