John Howell

Fund Type: Memorial Donations

Shadyside, OH

Fundraiser ends on October 27, 2020

Memorial contributions benefit the OR&W Fireman's Association

John Howell, 86 of Shadyside, Ohio died on September 26, 2020 at Wheeling Medical Park in Wheeling, WV.

He was born May 4, 1934, son of the late John N. Howell and Beulah Workman Howell of Woodsfield, Ohio. He was a graduate of Woodfield High School, a graduate of New York Institute of Photography and attended University of Maryland.

He was an Army Veteran who served in the Ordinance Field.

John was a terminal manager for Interstate Freight Lines in Columbus and Cincinnati.

He was also a terminal manager for Commercial Lovelace Freight in Wheeling, WV. He retired from United Dairy , Inc. in Martins Ferry. John was also the owner of Howell’s Gun Rack in Shadyside.

He was the past Master of Shadyside Masonic Lodge #724, a charter member of Shadyside Eastern Star and Scottish Rite.

He also served as a volunteer EMT and firefighter for Shadyside Fire Department where he was named an Honorary Lifetime Member.

John was an active member of the NRA, the National Muzzle Loading Rifle Association and Ohio Gun Collectors, and the Hawkins Muzzle Loading Rifle Club.

He was also a member of Lincoln Avenue United Methodist Church.

The family wishes to thank you in advance for your kindness and support during this difficult time.

They ask that memorial contributions benefit the OR&W Fireman's Association.

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This fundraiser has been created in partnership with
Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Home
3900 Central Ave., Shadyside, OH 43947

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