Mr. Derek Anthony Howard, son of Marilyn Creamer - Fowler and the late David Howard of Gremley Drive Miramichi, passed away at the Miramichi Regional Hospital on Sunday July 2, 2017 at the age of 53.
Born in Newcastle, NB, he was a truck driver, a member of St Mary’s Roman Catholic Church and a former member of Jaycees.
He is survived by his mother Marilyn, second father Don Fowler, sister Jennifer Howard (Gerald Walsh) of Enfield NS, two step sisters Evlyn Fowler of Fredericton and Natalie Steen (Late Wayne) of Fredericton, brother Kendall (Maria Schmidt) of Vancouver BC, two step brothers Joey Fowler (Vicki) of Boiestown, Everett Fowler (Susan) of Holtville, niece Allyse Howard, nephew Grayson Howard, step niece Brandi Walsh, step nephew Darren Walsh.
He was predeceased by his father.
Mr. Derek Antony Howard is resting at Davidson’s Funeral Home, 597 Old King George Hwy with visitation on Thursday from 6-9. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday July 7, 2017 at 1pm at St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Church, with Father Michael LeBlanc officiating. Burial will be held at a later date in the church cemetery. Please note: A reception will follow the Mass at the Nights of Columbus Hall on Campbell Street.
In his memory, donations to Canadian Cancer Society or Miramichi SPCA would be appreciated by the family.
Arrangements are in the care of Davidson’s Funeral Home, 622-7464 and online at www.davidsonsfh.com, your family-owned, family-operated funeral home.