Walter E. “Bill” Howard Sr. – Burrillville

Walter E. “Bill” Howard Sr. – Burrillville

Walter E. “Bill” Howard Sr., 84, passed away Tuesday, August 14, 2018, at the Overlook Nursing Home in Pascoag.

He was the husband of the late Eleanor M. (Clark) Howard. Originally born in Glocester, he resided in Harrisville for more than 60 years. He was a son of the late Arthur W. and Nellie M. (Cook) Howard and one of 11 children.

Mr. Howard worked at Greenville Finishing Co. for many years and worked at Whitin Machine Works for 20 years as an electrician before retiring.

He leaves behind a son Walter E. “Billy” Howard, Jr. (wife Janie) of Douglas, Mass.; siblings Lois DiVincenzo and Willard “Pappy” Howard of Harmony, R.I., and Jason “Jake” Howard of Killingly, Conn.; grandchildren Tracy Howard-Goldthwaite (husband Bruce) of Franklin, N.H., Amanda Howard of Douglas, Mass., Travis Howard (wife Angela) of Thompson, Conn.; great-grandchildren Tyler Davis, Sierra and Mackenzie Howard. As well as many loving extended family members including a very special friend, Janice Magliarditi.

Private services will be held at a later date.

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