Neill Funeral Home

3501 Derry Street, Harrisburg, PA


Richard J. Howell Jr.

October 1, 1930March 18, 2020

Richard John Howell Jr. - Dick ( Pappy ) age 89 of Texarkana, Texas died at his residence. He was born and lived in Harrisburg, Pa. He has resided with his daughter in Texas since 2006. Dick served in the Korean War and was a member of the Lawnton Fire Company and a member of the Lawnton American Legion. He loved ALL sports and enjoyed fishing and camping with his family. Pappy loved his family ! He was preceded in death by his father Richard John Howell Sr. ( RJ Howell ) his mother Ada Howell and his son Richard John Howell 3rd ( Rick ) Survivors include one daughter Pamela Walker, son and daughter in law Steve and Jean Howell. 6 grandchildren Denni and Chris Fiut, DaNelle Spragg, Bobbie DeMoss, Boyd ( Bud ) and Terresa DeMoss, Justin and Dawn Howell and Sarah and Thomas Ezzi. He had 11 great grandchildren Jordan Brooke, Justin, Jonathan, Gavin, Chloe, Buddy, Ethan, Libby, Ben and Emma. 3 great great grandchildren Jackson, Nora and Sebastian. 2 sisters Doris Capricci and Shirley Springer. 2 very close friends that are family Randy and Georgy Fields. Several neices and nephews along with many other relatives and a host of friends. He will be laid to rest at Woodlawn Memorial Gardens in Harrisburg, Pa.


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Tammy Sims

March 23, 2020

Pam, Ricky and I were so sorry to hear of your loss of your dad. May God bless and keep you in the days to follow.