Woodward, Okla. —
Edgar Ray Howe was born March 28, 1928 to Lucille Howell at Jet, OK. He passed away Feb. 21, 2014 at Deaconess Hospital in OKC. Two children were born to a previous marriage, Pam Howard & Anthony Howe. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Pam Howard; mother; Lucille Howell; brother, Wilbur Howe; his son in law, Jerry Snell; grandparents, Alford & Maggie Mathews and several aunts & uncles. He married Betty Steward on June 17, 1981. He is survived by his wife, Betty of the home; son, Anthony Howe of Eldorado, KS; one step daughter, Terrie Snell of Woodward, OK; 4 grandchildren, 4 step grandchildren & 19 great grandchildren. He loved his 2 schnauzers, Pete & Sam.
On March 28, 1952, he enlisted in the Army. He received an Honorable discharge Dec. 30, 1953. He was proud of the medals he received while in the service. His favorite hobby was watching wrestling. He was a loving husband. Funeral service will be 2pm Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at the Faith United Methodist Church, 1402 Texas St, Woodward, OK followed by interment at North Persimmon Cemetery, Sharon, OK.