William-Howard Sr.-Obituary

William Howard Sr.

Las Cruces, New Mexico

1934 - 2018


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Well known and respected Western banker, William (Bill) W Howard Sr. (83) died peacefully in his sleep January 27, 2018 at the Mesilla Valley Hospice - La Posada in Las Cruces, NM.Born July 14, 1934 in Pueblo, Colorado to Walter Clarence Howard and Columbena (Harris). He is survived by his wife...

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So sorry to hear of Bill's passing! Although I only worked with him for a short time, I could tell that he was a very knowledgeable and practical person who knew what was important, and also the most efficient way to get things done. He liked to keep things as simple as possible. It was obvious that his wife and family were very important to him. Best wishes and deepest condolences. Jim Peters - SLC

"Billy" was a great older brother to his little sister, Barbara, with whom I spent a lot of time as a child with the oversight of Grandma Harris and Bena nearby. I recall Billy being sent to "get her home" when Barbara was at my house on more than one occasion. Thanks for posting Billy's military picture; I warmly remember it sitting proudly on the piano atop Grandma Harris's crocheted doilies at 301 Quincv. The Howard family was a wonderful, kind mix of Irish and...

Wanted to say how heart sorry I am to hear of your Dad,s passing.
I know there are no words to ease the fracture this loss brings, but I pray that somewhere in your grief you find a sense of solace in that his spirit lives on and he is free of pain.
You are a wonderful daughter and your love resides within his soul, like a warm blanket on his journey to the heavens.
May you never stop believing in the gift of eternal love and light.
His spirit is with you,...

You were a great example to me always! Thank you for always being there for me and Grandma Howard. My prayer as I get older, is that I am that great example of strength and love to others that you and dad always showed. I Love you and will see you all in heaven someday!

To Diana, his children and granchildren. I am so thankful that you were all blessed by this amazing man that always showed unconditional love. I want to say that was the Howard in him...lol. So sad to know that he...

Extending my sincere condolences to the family and friends. May you seek God's comfort through his loving promise of everlasting comfort and hope for the future. John 6:40

RIP Dad. I miss you so much today I picked up the phone to call you. In Loving Memory of my Father "Those we love don't go away. They walk beside us everyday. Unseen, unheard, but always near. Still loved, still missed and very dear. I love you Dad.