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John Young Howard

December 24, 1948 ~ February 16, 2020 (age 71)

Obituary

John Young Howard, 71, of Bardstown, passed away Sunday February 16, 2020 at his residence.  He was born December 24, 1948, worked as a land surveyor for many years in Nelson County, and attended St. Joe Prep and The University of Kentucky.

 

He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Jerry Howard, and Julian Howard; and sister, Joan Smith.

 

He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Betty Jo Howard of Bardstown; three children, John Young (Niki) Howard Jr., Beverly (Todd) Lee, and Pat (Mary Ellen) Howard; seven grandchildren, Chase Howard, Lauren Lee, Sammi Howard, Rebecca Lee, Kate Howard, Jack Howard, and Owen Howard; several brothers and sisters; and many nieces and nephews.

 

His Funeral Mass will be 11:00 am Thursday February 20, 2020 at St. Catherine of Alexandria Catholic Church in New Haven, with burial in St. Catherine Cemetery.  Rev. Matthew Hardesty will officiate.  Visitation will be 3 – 8 pm Wednesday February 19 and 9 – 10:15 am Thursday February 20 at Barlow Funeral Home.  A prayer service will be 5 pm Wednesday.

 

Memorial contributions may go to Feeding America, PO Box 821, Elizabethtown, KY 42702.

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Services

Visitation
Wednesday
February 19, 2020

3:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Barlow Funeral Home
2675 E. John Rowan Blvd.
Bardstown, KY 40004

Prayer Service
Wednesday
February 19, 2020

5:00 PM
Barlow Funeral Home
2675 E. John Rowan Blvd.
Bardstown, KY 40004

Funeral Mass
Thursday
February 20, 2020

11:00 AM
St. Catherine of Alexandria Catholic Church (New Haven, St. Catherine Cemetery)

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