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Roger Alan Howie

May 9, 2017

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Howie – Roger Alan, 80, East Taylor Township, went to be with the Lord on May 9, 2017 at UPMC Shadyside Hospital, Pittsburgh. Born on November 19, 1936 in Johnstown, son of the late Charles and Mary (Manculich) Howie. He is survived by his loving wife of 51 years, Jo Ann (Bonk) Howie; daughters, Christine L. Howie, East Taylor Township, Michaelene A., wife of Daniel Ressler, Latrobe, PA, and Kelly R., wife of Bryon McCall, Chalfont, PA; nephew, niece, many friends, and his special furry companion, Cassi Jo. Roger was a 1954 graduate of Conemaugh High School. He was a US Army Veteran. Roger retired from US Airways after 27 years of service as a Captain and Check Pilot. He was a member of St. Benedict Catholic Church, Geistown, and the East Conemaugh Volunteer Fire Company. Roger enjoyed going out to eat and playing with his computer, but especially loved spending time with his family. Friends will be received from 3-7 p.m. on Friday at the Baker-Harris Funeral Chapel, Conemaugh, where Vigil for the deceased will be held. Funeral Mass will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday at St. Benedict Catholic Church, Fr. David S. Peles, Pastor. Committal will be at Grandview Cemetery with military rites conducted by Menoher Post #155 VFW Ritual Team. The family suggests contributions be directed to American Heart Association, 400 Luray Avenue, Apartment 12a, Johnstown, PA 15904 in memory of Roger. Online condolences may be posted to

 Service Information

May 12, 2017

3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Baker-Harris Funeral Chapel
229-231 First Street
Conemaugh, PA 15909

Funeral Mass
May 13, 2017

1:30 PM
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