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Walter W. Howe

June 11, 1953 ~ July 5, 2019 (age 66)


Walter W. Howe Jr., 66, passed away July 5, 2019. He was born in Akron to the late Walter Sr. and Emily Howe and was a Streetsboro resident the last 7 years. Walt loved working at Midvale Speedway the last 11 years where he formed many good friendships, and he will be deeply missed by his family and friends.

He is survived by his sons, Walter III (Britny), Tommy (Amanda) and A.J.; daughters, Wanda, Crystal, Trina, Katie, Taylor and Samantha; fiancée, Melissa; 14 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; brother, Billy; and sisters, Fran and Bev. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Leticia and sisters, Alice and Margaret.

Calling hours will be on Wednesday, July 10, 2019 from 4 – 7 p.m. at the Eckard Baldwin Funeral Home and Chapel, 760 E. Market St., Akron, OH 44305. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Eckard Baldwin to assist the family.

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July 10, 2019

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Eckard Baldwin Funeral Home
760 E. Market Street
Akron, Ohio 44305

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