Cover photo for Raymond E. Howe's Obituary
Raymond E. Howe Profile Photo
1927 Raymond 2022

Raymond E. Howe

March 26, 1927 — August 30, 2022

AUSTINTOWN-Raymond E. Howe, 95, died peacefully Tuesday, August 30, 2022 at Hospice House. Ray was born March 26, 1927 in Youngstown, the son of Raymond F. and Dolores "Muzz" Howe. Raymond retired in 1985 from General Fireproofing. We are honored to say that Ray was a WW ll Veteran, serving in the U.S. Navy on board the USS Princeton. Ray was an avid fisherman, he enjoyed trips to local lakes and also to Canada. His other hobbies included hunting and spending time at casinos. He loved animals, especially his fur baby, Lucky. Ray’s beloved wife of 56 years, the former Clara Ponick, whom he married in 1948, died in 2004. He is survived by nieces, cousins and many friends, including his wonderful neighbor Evelyn, who was always there to help and care for him. Besides his parents and wife, Ray was preceded in death by his newborn son, Richard R. Howe. At Ray’s request, there are no services. Burial will be at Lake Park Cemetery next to his beloved wife. In lieu of flowers material contributions may be given to the Ellsworth VFW Post No. 9571, 11397 Ellsworth Rd., North Jackson, OH 44451. Arrangements are by the Lane Family Funeral Homes-Austintown Chapel. Family and friends may visit to view this obituary and send condolences.
To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Raymond E. Howe, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services


Lake Park Cemetery

Youngstown, OH

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 0

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree