Howard S Combs 1931 2018

Obituary of Howard Combs
Howard was born in Sioux City, IA to Virgil and Anna Mae Combs on June 12, 1931. After his mother’s death, Virgil remarried Carrie Wierenga when Howard was fifteen. His education was completed at Central High School in Sioux City shortly after he returned from his enlistment in the US Air Force. After moving to Yankton in 1952, he married Joyce Smith on June 19, 1952 in Yankton, SD and had two sons and one daughter. He was employed at the Blue Moon Drive Inn for several years. He then worked various sales jobs in the retail field. His last job before retirement was employment in the Yankton School System as a custodian. He was active in the community including Sacred Heart Choir, Funeral Choir and Barbershop Chorus. Howard was also active in the Knights of Columbus, Jaycees, and Boy Scouts. Summers were special to Howard during retirement when the grandchildren would come for extended visits. His creative projects like woodworking were a highlight to them.
Howard is survived by his wife, Joyce of Yankton, SD; son, Brad Combs of Cheyenne, WY; daughter, Kerri (Tim) Burrows of Brandon, SD; grandchildren: Amanda, Samantha, Tyler, and Eric and two great grandchildren, Abram and Patrick.
Howard was preceded in death by his parents, brother, sister, and son, Shaun.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the One Spirit in Christ Campaign c/o Sacred Heart Parish, 509 Capitol Street, Yankton, SD 57078.

Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Howard
Combs 1931 2018.SOURCE

Death notice for the town of: Menno, state: SD

death notice Howard
Combs 1931 2018

obituary notice Howard
Combs 1931 2018

This archive page is a cache that aims to check the legality of the content of the hyperlink and could have changed in the meantime. Go to SOURCE above to go to the original page.
Posted in South Dakota and tagged .

Post a message of sympathy, your message will be posted publicly on the page

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Please note that any personal information such as civic address, e-mail, phone number will be removed from your message of sympathy, in order to protect your private life. In addition, any messages containing non-respectful comments or using inappropriate language or any form of advertising, will also be removed.