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.