David E. Howard Jr.

January 30, 1941July 21, 2013

David E. Howard Jr. of Huffman, beloved husband, father, grandfather and friend, passed away on July 21, 2013. David was born on January 30, 1941 in Houston, TX to David and Sophie Howard. He is preceded in death by his parents and sister, Barbara and survived by his wife of 50 years, Joan, and sons Eric and fiancée Angela of La Porte, Kevin and wife Shannon of Kingwood and grandsons, Mason, Justyn, Jarred, Josh, Caleb and Brandon. David attended both the University of Texas and the University of Houston and retired from the Texas Air National Guard, 147th Fighter Squadron in 1997. David is a member of St. Philip the Apostle Catholic Church in Huffman and a lifetime member of the Knights of Columbus. David loved the outdoors, travel and spending time with family and friends. Visitation will be on Wednesday, July 24, 2013 from 5:30 pm until 7:30 pm with a Prayer Service beginning at 7:30 pm. A Memorial Service will be held on Thursday, July 25, 2013 at 11:00 am in the Chapel of Angels in Forest Park Lawndale Cemetery.


  • Visitation Wednesday, July 24, 2013
  • Memorial Service Thursday, July 25, 2013

David E. Howard Jr.

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July 29, 2013

Kurtiss & Terri Fontenot

July 28, 2013

Kevin-- God Bless your Father David & may he rest in Peace. Even though I only knew him a short time; I thoroughly enjoyed his presence at the Knight's monthly meetings . And of course his help & cooking at the Lenten Suppers & fish fry's. My Condolences to U & your Family. Kurtiss Fontenot

Jeannie Francis-Johnston

July 28, 2013

Sending our thoughts and prayers to you and family !!!!

Lloyd and Judy Geissen

July 27, 2013

Joan, our prayers are with you and your family. You will have many special memories to comfort you. God bless you.

Gwynda Hall

July 26, 2013

Joan and family, you are in my thoughts and prayers. May God give comfort and peace to each one.

July 26, 2013

You were the best dad anyone could have wished for. I love you and miss you very, very much. Kevin

July 26, 2013

It is much regret to hear of Howerd's passing How much I remember those in his class Gods blessings on the family Jay N Welch

Emily Leflett Haynes

July 25, 2013

It can be so hard to face the first year without your loved one, but the love of family and friends can carry you through.

July 25, 2013

I love you and miss you dad. Your oldest son

Glenna Fowler

July 25, 2013

Joan and family, so sorry to hear of your loss. May God bring you peace and comfort at this time.