Howell , George H. 83
George H. Howell, 83, of Delmont, died Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2012, at Excela Health Westmoreland Hospital, in Greensburg. He was born Jan. 6, 1929, in McCullough, son of the late William G. and Ruby Smith Howell. In addition to his parents George was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Thelma Jean Rubright Howell; a brother, William Howell; and a sister, Betty Metzgar. He is survived by three sons, Ronald Howell, of Jeannette, Richard Howell, of Emlenton, and Donald Howell and his wife, Angela, of Hagerstown, Md.; grandchildren, Steven and his wife, Sherri, Julie, Candace, Dwayne, Valerie and Dade; great-grandchildren, Cory, Cody, Cadan, Avaya, Michael and Andrew; and a sister, Marian Lewis and her husband, Gene, of Jeannette. George was a good and loving husband to his beloved late wife, Thelma Jean. He enjoyed being active at his church, Life Church in Greensburg, especially greeting people for services. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at BASH-NIED FUNERAL HOME, 152 Abbe Place, Delmont 724-468-8381, where services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday with Pastor Daniel W. Kaser presiding. Interment will follow at Twin Valley Memorial Park in Delmont with full military honors provided by VFW Post 33 of Greensburg. Memorial donations may be made to Life Church Building Fund, P.O. Box 1891 Greensburg, PA 15601. http://www.bash-niedfuneralhome.com.