OTTUMWA — Hugh “Eddie” Howard, 46, 903 Jay St., died at 7:55 p.m. Saturday, April 6, 2013, at Hospice House in Ottumwa.
He was born Aug. 7, 1966 in Davenport to Hugh and Connie Rae Dale Howard.
Eddie loved watching Nascar and football.
He is survived by his fiancee, Judy Michael; two sons, Hugh “Eddie” Howard Jr. and Matthew Howard, both of Ottumwa; two daughters, Megan Howard, of New Orleans, and Rachel Wenger, of Kenner, La.; six grandchildren; his mother, Connie Howard, of Ottumwa; and a brother, Scott Howard, of Ottumwa.
He was preceded in death by his father, Hugh Howard.
His body has been cremated. No services are planned.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice of Wapello and Davis Counties, 927 E. Pennsylvania Ave., Ottumwa, IA 52501.