Albert Leo Howard
- October 14, 1921 - April 3, 2011
- Red Oak, Iowa
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“My thought and prayers go out to the family. Im so sorry for your loss. Albert was such a nice man. Him and Mary were friends with my grandparents.
1 of 3 | Posted by: Ashley Butcher - Red Oak, IA
“I will miss you, my dear neighbor. I will miss our little chats, mowing your yard and scooping snow for you, Henry and Ivan, and just the simple...Read More »
2 of 3 | Posted by: Elly Stoaks - Red Oak, IA
“Uncle Albert,You and Aunt Mary are now flying with the rest of the Angels in heaven and watching over all of us! You made each other very happy & now...Read More »
3 of 3 | Posted by: Denise Adams - Fremont, NE
Albert Leo Howard, the son of Otto F. and Azilee A. (Byler) Howard was born October 14, 1921 in Orongo, Missouri. He died on Sunday, April 3, 2011 at the Red Oak Rehab & Care Center, Red Oak, Iowa at the age of 89 years, 5 months and 19 days. Albert lived his younger years in Missouri. He served his country during WW II in the United States Army. After being discharged from the Army, Albert was united in marriage to Elizabeth "Pauline" Mason on April 26, 1946 in Columbus, Kansas. They lived in 38 states while Albert worked for AT&T. In 1957, they made their home in Red Oak. After the death of Pauline on October 31, 1987, Albert was later married to Mary Herron on June 17, l988 in Shenandoah, Iowa. Mary passed away on March 24, 2011. Albert enjoyed playing his guitar. He was a member of the Red Oak Eagles Lodge and past member of the Elks. Albert was preceded in death by his parents; both wives; daughter Aldena Shaw Bredberg; brothers: Leonard, Darrell, Floyd and Fred; and sisters: Loretta and Alberta. Albert is survived by three sisters: Dixie Joplin, Kathryn Asburg and Darlene Jasper; son-in-law: James Bredberg of Hastings, IA; 2 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; nieces, nephews, along with other relatives and friends. Celebration of Life Service will be held Friday, April 8, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. at the First Baptist Church of Red Oak Rev. Len Taylor, Officiating Burial will take place later at the Nashville Cemetery, Nashville, MO A memorial is being established. Sellergren-Lindell-DeMarce Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.