Funeral services for Fred Howard, 66, of Angola, Ind., will held at 4 p.m. today, June 25, in Angola. Burial was in Pleasant Lake Cemetery in Indiana.
A son of the late Leslie and Polly Fields Howard, he died June 22 at Parkview Regional Hospital in Ft. Wayne, Ind.
He was the stepfather of the late Jeffery Freed, and was also preceded in death by nine brothers.
Surviving are his wife, Brenda Shaw Howard; two daughters; three stepsons, Donald Freed and wife Dawn of Angola, Gary Freed of Edon, Oh., and Denver Freed and wife Rita of Ashley, Ind.; three brothers, Melvin Howard and wife Florence, and Lee Howard and wife Mary, all of Homer, Mich., and Dexter Howard of Garrett, Ind.; three sisters, Mary Lou Myers of Waterloo, Ind., Ida Hatton and husband Roger of Whitesburg, and Betty Herron of High Point, N.C.; and eight grandchildren and 14 great- grandchildren.