CHESHIRE – Bernard M. Howard, Sr., 102, passed away on Monday, July 13, 2020, at his home. He was the husband of the late Pauline (Beck) Howard.
Mr. Howard was born on June 4, 1918, in York, Pa., the son of the late Edward and Mabel (Worley) Howard. He proudly served his country in the U.S. Army during WWII. He was a Facility Manager for the U.S. Government under the direction of the Navy.
Mr. Howard is survived by his daughter Sandra J. Sandy; his son Bernard Howard, Jr.; his grandchildren Paul Miller, Michelle Miller, Sharon Miller, Karen Spitznagel, Jeff Howard, and Steve Howard; his great-grandchildren Gary Pawlowicz, Courtney Pawlowicz, Stephanie Spitznagel, Ashley Spitznagel, and Jeffrey Miller. In addition to his wife and his parents, he was predeceased by his daughter Nancy L. Miller and his granddaughter Brenda Pawlowicz.
Funeral services and burial will be held at the convenience of the family in St. Joseph Cemetery in Pomfret, Md. The Alderson-Ford Funeral Home of Cheshire is assisting with arrangements. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, P.O. Box 417005, Boston, MA 02241 or to the American Lung Association, 45 Ash St., East Hartford, CT 06108. For condolences and to share a photo or a story, please visit www.fordfh.com.