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William Franklin Howorth

July 29, 1932 January 7, 2020
William Franklin Howorth
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Obituary for William Franklin Howorth

William Franklin Howorth, age 87, of Oswego, IL died peacefully on Tuesday, January 7, 2020 at Bickford of Crystal Lake, IL.

He was born July 29, 1932 in Waterman, IL the son of the late Daniel and Dorothy Grace nee Rohm Howorth.

He served his country honorably with the US Army during the Korean Conflict. He was formerly a member of Our Savior Evangelical Lutheran Church in Aurora, IL, Masonic Lodge, Shriners, Elks Club, and former V.P. of Jaycees all in Waterloo, IA.

He is survived by his wife of 66 years Georgia nee Hickernill Howorth, children David Howorth of Antioch, IL, Cathy (Donald) Stout of Joliet, IL, Gayle (Greg) Kaufmann of Wonder Lake, IL, Daniel Howorth of Channahon IL, twelve grandchildren, twenty three great grandchildren and four great great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his son James Howorth, brothers Richard and Charles Howorth, In-laws Leland and Verna Ruth Hickernell, sister-in-law Jean (Pete) Molitor and brother-in-law Frank Hickernell and brother-in-law Charles Barker.

Visitation will take place on Saturday, January 11, 2020 from 10:00 AM until the funeral service at 11:00 AM at DUNN FAMILY FUNERAL HOME with CREMATORY 1801 Douglas Road Oswego, IL 60543. Prior to the funeral service military honors will be rendered by the US Army.

Interment will take place at Lincoln Memorial Park, Aurora, IL

Memorials may be directed to Alzheimer's Association, 8430 W Bryn Mawr Suite 800 Chicago, IL 60631.

For additional information 630/554-3888 of www.dunnfamilyfuneralhome.com


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Visitation

Saturday

11

Jan

10:00 AM 1/11/2020 10:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 1/11/2020 11:00:00 AM
Dunn Family Funeral Home With Crematory

1801 South Douglas Road
P.O. Box 665
Oswego, IL 60543

Dunn Family Funeral Home With Crematory
1801 South Douglas Road Oswego 60543 IL
United States

Service

Saturday

11

Jan

11:00 AM 1/11/2020 11:00:00 AM
Dunn Family Funeral Home With Crematory

1801 South Douglas Road
P.O. Box 665
Oswego, IL 60543

Prior to the funeral service military honors will be rendered by the US Army.

Dunn Family Funeral Home With Crematory
1801 South Douglas Road Oswego 60543 IL
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Lincoln Memorial Park Final Resting Place

675 US Rt. 30
Aurora, IL 60503

675 US Rt. 30 Aurora 60503 IL
United States

Memorial Contribution

Alzheimers Association of Illinois, 8430 West Bryn Mawr, Suite 800, Chicago, IL 60631

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