Stephen Lee Howard, 65, of Springfield, Ohio went home to be with the Lord on Friday, January 10, 2020. He passed away peacefully surrounded by loved ones at Adena Regional Medical Center in Chillicothe, Ohio. Stephen was born on May 24, 1954 in Columbus, Ohio, the son of Donald and Esther (Cooper) Howard.
He leaves to cherish his memory: children, Terrance Smoot, Stevie (Summer) Cousins, Cynyen Howard, Desaray Fudge, Patchena Gurdon, Payton, Atraylyew, Keonahae, Skyaqui, and Taino Howard; brothers, Michael (Iris), Donnie (Charmaine), Phillip, Kenny (Alicia), Mark (Nancy), Bryan (Michele), and Arnold (Anne); sisters, Roxanne, Tammy, Mia (Steve) Davenport; brothers-in-law, Paul Stormy and Will Casper; and a host of grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other family and friends.
Stephen was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Earlene (Mundy) Howard; brothers, Darryl and Wayne; sisters, Tina Storey, Kimberly Howard; and sister-in-law, Lisa Mundy.
Visitation will be held from 3:00 p.m. until the time of service at 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, January 19, 2020 at El Bethel Temple, 2049 Clifton Ave, Springfield, Ohio 45505. Arrangements entrusted to the care of KINLEY Funeral Home.
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