Randall Dean Howard, 83, Andover, retired Fetter air conditioner dealer, passed away, Sunday, July 26, 2009, in his home.
Viewing will be held from 1-6 p.m. Wednesday and visitation with family greeting friends following from 6-8 p.m., at Dunsford-Zeiner Funeral Home West Chapel, Augusta. Graveside service will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, July 30, at Lakeview Cemetery in Wichita.
Randall was born on March 6, 1926 in Waldo, Kansas to Otis and Ethel (Christman) Howard. He joined the U.S. Army during WWII and came home to marry his high school sweetheart, Betty Jo Bear on June 8, 1947 in Luray, Kansas. To this union they had two daughters, Rikki and Rhonda.
Randall married Myrna Ann (Brandon) Wood on Sept. 12, 2008 in El Dorado.
Survivors include: his spouse, Myrna of the home; daughters, Rikki (Lee) Nuttall of Houston, Texas and Rhonda (Terry) Schulz of Andover; step-daughter, Linda Atkinson of Andover; a half brother Ron (Rosemary) of Pinedale, Wyo.; three grandchildren; seven step-grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; six step-great-grandchildren and seven step-great-great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, and his spouse Betty Jo Howard in 2005.
Arrangements by Dunsford-Zeiner Funeral Home West Chapel, Augusta.