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41590 Fenwick Street
P.O. Box 270
Leonardtown, MD 20650
Phone: (301) 475-8500
Fax: (301) 475-8909
John Howe

John Sheldon Howe Jr.

Sunday, August 1st, 1943 - Wednesday, January 27th, 2021
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John Sheldon Howe, Jr, passed away on January 27, 2021. He was born on August 1, 1943 to the late John S. Howe, Sr. and Mary Evelyn Howe. He worked many positions at the St. Mary’s Ice and Fuel for over 35 years and went to Burch Oil when they acquired the company in 1995, where he continued as an HVAC tech until retiring in 2016.

He leaves behind his wife, Doris, his sons, John Michael (Linda) of Rancho Cucamonga, CA John III “Binks” (Caroline) of Hollywood, MD, James Matthew (Norma) of Leonardtown, MD and Philip Wallace “Wally” of Hollywood, MD. His grandchildren, Sean Michael of Lexington Park, MD, Sheldon Starr of Orlando, FL, Jaiden Quin and Ashtyn Seara of Hollywood, MD, Clyde Matthew of Leonardtown, MD and great-grandson Camden Reese of Lexington Park, MD. His sisters Susie Russell (Bobby) and Betty Greenberg (Mark).

In addition to his parents, John was predeceased by his sister Maryann Shaw of Oregon, Dorothy Skok of Great Mills, MD and brothers, James Howe of Hollywood, MD and Paul of Leonardtown, MD.

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diana abell

Posted at 02:18pm
Dear Doris, Mike, Jamie, Binks, and Wally,
I am so sorry to hear of your father's and husband's passing, he was a very nice man and always was friendly to me. I know this is a hard time for you all. You are all in my thoughts and prayers.

Diana M Abell

Mary Dryden

Posted at 01:16pm
To All the family
So sorry for your loss I have know John all of my life it was a good mechanic -i remember him also down at the Ice Plant
John was a hard working man always happy & friendly .May he RIP and May the Lord give peace & comfort to the Family in the sad days ahead God Bless

Lenny Guy

Posted at 11:13am
James, Mrs. Howe and the rest of the family, sorry to hear of John's passing. He was a very dependable mechanic and always ready to help out when needed. Lenny GUY

susie russell

Posted at 12:37pm
fiy high my brother glad you ate at peace and no more pain I will love and miss you forever your sister susie

susie russell Posted at 12:44pm

glad you are at peace love you always d Doris and boys so sorry for your loss remember the good memories please keep in touch we have lost so many loved ones lately

john oster thompson

Posted at 09:11am
Doris and family. please accept my sincerest condolences on John's passing. He was a good man.
John O. Thompson

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