Richard Howard
1930 - 2020
BORN
1930
DIED
2020
FUNERAL HOME
Guy & Allen Funeral Directors, Inc.
2959 West 11th Avenue
Gary, IN
Richard Howard born July 2, 1930 in Chicago, IL to Tinnie Styles and Lannie George. His formative years were spent in Clarkdale, MS where he was raised by his maternal grandparents. He married Johnnie Olivia Rogers on April 18, 1948 to that union five children were born, Frances Joyce, Richard Jr., Tinnie, Loretta and Gerald. In the early 1950's they moved to Gary, IN. Richard was a dedicated provider that worked several jobs including at the Sears Roebuck Company . He retired from US Steel after 25 years of service. Richard is preceded in death by his wife Johnnie and youngest son Gerald. He leaves to cherish his fond memories children Frances Joyce Meux, Richard Jr (Elaine), Tinnie Karim and Loretta; grandchildren Lyndell and Tamara Howard; Chanael (Shawn ) Warren; Richard (Tiffany) Howard III; Angela Meux; Christopher

(Corneshia) Howard; great grandchildren Lyndell Jr. And Tashe Howard; Xavier, Zahra and Kellen Warren; Nalia and Riyah Howard; Christopher Jr. and Carson Howard and a host of other relatives and friends. Visitation Thursday, October 29, 2020 from 12noon -8:00p.m. at the Guy & Allen Chapel 2959 West 11th Avenue. Funeral Services Friday October 30, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. at St John Baptist Church 2457 Massachusetts Street. Interment Evergreen Memorial Park .


Published by Post-Tribune from Oct. 28 to Oct. 29, 2020.
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MEMORIAL EVENTS
Oct
29
Visitation
12:00p.m. - 8:00p.m.
Guy & Allen Funeral Directors, Inc.
2959 West 11th Avenue, Gary, IN
Oct
30
Funeral service
11:00a.m.
St John Baptist Church
2457 Massachusetts Street, IN
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Guy & Allen Funeral Directors, Inc.
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May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.
Emerson & Mary K Pearson-McCoy
Friend
October 31, 2020
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.
Milton and Lessie Mable
Coworker
October 30, 2020
Big Richard was always full of life and would grill up the best rib tips you’ve ever tasted!! Rest peacefully and may the family hold on to the good memories and find comfort in them. Much love to you all!
Aresha Henderson
Family
October 28, 2020
Big Richard to me. Never will forget his humor.
Judy
Family
October 28, 2020
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. Love, Robbie
Robbie Alleyne
Friend
October 28, 2020
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October 28, 2020
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