Howard Taft, 95 of Westfield, entered eternity on Tuesday, July 6, 2021.
Born Aug. 23,1925, he was the son of Noland and Nancy ( Allen) Taft.
Howard was predeceased by wife, Phyllis (Bruce) Taft; a son, Stewart Taft and grandson Larry Taft.
He was very proud of the fact that he resided in the home he purchased as a teenager and lived to be the longest retiree of the Corning Glass Works.
Surviving are a sister, Winola Heck, Westfield; sons, Vaughan (Lynn) Taft, Woodhull; C. Stanley (Karal) Taft, Westfield, Ronald (Greta) Taft, Westfield; Timothy Taft, Knoxville and daughter. Lesly (Frank) Gunn, Westfield; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren. In accord with Howard's wishes, there will be no calling hours or public services.
A private memorial will be held by the family.
Arrangements are in care of Kenyon Funeral Home, Elkland. www.kenyonfuneralhome.com
Published by The Wellsboro Gazette from Jul. 10 to Jul. 17, 2021.