Captain Harold E. Howe
Captain Harold E. Howe, 90, of Paducah died Saturday, September 7, 2013, at Baptist Health Paducah.
Captain Howe was a member of the U.S. Navy and served in WWII. He was a member of the VFW and a member of the American Legion for 40 years. His career began on the Western Rivers in 1944. He worked for several Marine transportation companies before retiring as a captain and pilot for the Delta Queen Steamship Company.
He is survived by his daughter, Marla Miller (Chuck) of Reidland; one granddaughter, Valerie Hooper of Paducah; and two great-grandchildren, Brian Nelson of Crittenden County and Hannah Walker of Paducah.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Birdie Lee Howe; his father, George Edward Howe; his mother, Lula Deen Roberts; and one grandson, Brian Sullivan.
Funeral services will be Wednesday, September 11, 2013, at 1:00 p.m. at Lindsey Funeral Home with Rev. Lyman Hutcheson officiating. Burial will follow at Maplelawn Park Cemetery.
Visitation will be Wednesday from 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to VFW Post 1191 in Paducah.
Online condolences may be left at www.lindseyfuneral.com.