David K. Howett

David K. Howett of Gap David K. Howett, 53, of Gap, died on Friday, April 19, 2013 at the Lancaster General Hospital. He was the husband of Anne Herr Howett with whom he shared nine years of marriage. Born in Lancaster, he was the son of the late Robert and Karen Boas Howett. An area resident all his life, he proudly served in the U.S. Marine Corp from 1978 to 1984 obtaining the rank of Corporal. He was employed by Independent Construction Materials of Leola. Dave was also a member of the Bellevue Presbyterian Church of Gap. He is survived, in addition to his wife, by one daughter, Danielle K., wife of Paul Funk, IV of Adamstown; one granddaughter Kaylee Marie Funk; and four siblings, Robert Howett, Jr. of Holtwood, Mary Barr of Willow Street, Jane Groff of Mt. Joy and Bryan Howett of Manheim. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, April 23, from the Bellevue Presbyterian Church, 810 Newport Ave., Gap, PA 17527, with the Rev. William S. Davies, Jr. officiating, followed by interment at the Colerain Baptist Cemetery, Kirkwood, Pa. Family and friends are also invited to attend the viewing from 6 to 8 p.m. on Monday evening, April 22, at the Wilde Funeral Home, 434 Main St. Parkesburg, and at the church on Tuesday morning from 10 a.m. to the time of the service. Online condolences may be posted at www.wildefuneralhome.com

Published in The Daily Local on Apr. 23, 2013