William Steven Howard
William (Bill) Howard passed away March 27th 2018 at St. Vincent hospital surrounded by his wife and children.
Bill was born in Kansas City, Missouri to James O. Howard and Glenna McHenry Patnode. He moved to Newberg, OR with his family in 1963. He graduated from Newberg high school in 1976.
He married Candy Haveman in Feb 1977. They were married for 41 years. In that time they had 3 children.
He worked for 20 years for the Sheridan Federal Prison.
He loved going camping and fishing with family and Elk hunting with his hunting buddies.
Survivors include his wife Candy, of Newberg, son Scott (Kathy) of Newberg, son Jeremy (Heather) of Bend, daughter Kari (Jed) Puhl of Newberg, mother Glenna Patnode of Dundee, brother Jim (Pam) of Salem, brother David of Dundee, brother Kevin (Diane) of Dayton, sister Tina (Jody) Crawford of Newberg, 4 grandchildren Hailey, Jayden, Caitlin, Brendan, and numerous nieces and nephews.
Bill was proceeded in death by his father James, sisters Deloris and Sharon and brother Rex.
Bill was a loving Husband, father, son, brother, uncle, and friend. He will be greatly missed.
A memorial service will be held May 5th at 1pm at the Newberg Church of the Nazarene.