Full military rites for Robert K. Howard, 19, of 233 Indianhead Drive, Heath, [Ohio], will be 1 PM Thursday in the chapel of Egan Funeral Home with the Reverend James Foster officiating. Burial will be in Cedar Hill Cemetery.
The youth died Sunday near Eagles Nest, New Mexico, of undisclosed causes. He was born March 8, 1952 in Columbus.
Mr. Howard was a cadet at the Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colorado, where he had enrolled in July. He joined the Air Force in August 1970, following his June graduation from Heath High School.
Surviving are his parents, Calvin C. and Nina Yuenger Howard, two brothers, Steven of Ft. Worth, Texas, and Gary of the home, a sister, Linda of the home.
Newark (O) Advocate | October 12, 1971