James William Howe
James William Howe of West Linn, Ore. passed away from brain cancer peacefully at home surrounded by loved ones on September 11, 2020.
James was born on February 1, 1983 to Richard and Diana Howe. He graduated from West Linn High School and then joined the Marine Corps. He served in the 2nd Persian Gulf War and ended his tour of duty in 2005. James career was an FSR, a Field Service Rep. for Unmanned Aerial Vehicles "Drones".
He enjoyed visiting his family cabin in Bandon, Oregon. Bird watching, spending time outdoors and working in his yard were always what made him happy. He loved spending time with his family when he was not traveling to the 26 countries he ended up in during his career.
James is survived by his parents, Richard and Diana Howe of Milwaukie, Ore.; sister, Kaycee Rado and brother-in-law, Mark Rado of Oregon City, Ore.; nephew, Jace Rado of Oregon City, Ore; and his beloved cat, "Ginger Kitty" .
A celebration of life will be held at a later date.
Donations may be sent to the Oregon Humane Society in James' Honor.