Howard W. King
June 20, 1927 – September 22, 2019
Howard W. King, a resident of Bethel, Ohio, passed away September 22, 2019 at Hospice of Cincinnati, at the age of 92. He is survived by his beloved wife, Ida Mae King (nee Ringel). Howard was the loving father of Steve King (Trish), Diane Gardiner (late Greg), Debbie Flower (Ken) and John King (Heidi), cherished grandfather of Hannah, Dylan, Kelsey, Nicole, Abigail, Katie, Nathan, David, Andrew, Cory, Dustin and Sierra. Also survived by numerous great-grandchildren. Howard served his country in the U.S. Navy in both WWII and the Korean War, retiring as a Navy Lieutenant. As a lifelong teacher, Howard lived for and loved his students.
Visitation with family and friends will be held Sunday, September 29 at E.C. Nurre Funeral Home, 177 W. Main St., Amelia from 12:00 PM until 2:00 PM with a Masonic Service to be held at 2:00 PM. Funeral service Monday, September 30 at 10 AM at the funeral home. Interment with military honors to follow at Arlington Memorial Gardens. Memorial contributions, in Howard’s name, may be made to the American Cancer Society, American Heart Association or to the Amelia Masonic Lodge.