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Obituary for John R. Howard

HOWARD, JOHN R. retired Deputy Fire Chief, NFD passed away on October 1, 2017 at the age of 102. Beloved husband of the late Adele (Peter) Howard. Devoted father of Carolyn M. Ferris of Norwood and Jacqueline “Jackie” H. Saber and her husband Nicholas of Norwood. Brother of the late James, Regina, Mabel and Mary. Cherished grandfather of Peter, Jeff, Farah and Kouri. Great grandfather of Timothy, Jessica, Joseph, Jackie, Hayden, Nicholas and Mcallister. Also survived by many nieces, nephews and cousins. John was a WWII US Army Air Corps Veteran. Funeral from the Kraw-Kornack Funeral Home 1248 Washington St. Norwood, Thursday October 5, 2017 at 9am followed by a funeral service at 10am in St. George Orthodox Church , Norwood. Visiting hours will be held on Wednesday October 4, 2017 from 4-8pm. Burial will be at Highland Cemetery, Norwood. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in his name to the Norwood Fire Dept. 137 Nahatan St. Norwood, MA 02062, Norwood Senior Center 275 Prospect St. Norwood, MA 02062, St. George Orthodox Church 6 Atwood Ave. Norwood, MA 02062 or to the Norwood Circle of Hope Foundation P.O. Box 421 Norwood, MA 02062-0421.


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Visitation

Wednesday

4

Oct

4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Kraw-Kornack Funeral Home

1248 Washington St
Norwood, MA 02062

funeral service

Thursday

5

Oct

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
St. George Orthodox Church 6 Atwood Ave. Norwood

St. George Orthodox Church 6 Atwood Ave. Norwood, MA 02062

burial

Thursday

5

Oct

11:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Highland Cemetery 320 Winter St. Norwood

Highland Cemetery 320 Winter St. Norwood, MA. 02062

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