Greg Howard, 43

Greg Allen Howard, 43, of New Windsor, Ill., and formerly of South Whitley, recently passed away at his home.Born July 31, 1968, in Wabash, he was the son of George A. and Janet L. (Brown) Howard.He graduated from Whitko High School with the Class of 1986 and attended college in Defiance, Ohio and Indiana-Purdue University, Fort Wayne.He lived in South Whitley for 21 years prior to moving to Illinois where he lived for the past 23 years.He worked at P.P.C. Plastics, Moline, Ill. in the injection mold set-up department. Survivors include his parents, George A. and Janet L. Howard of South Whitley; two brothers, Glen (Tracy) Howard of Pierceton and Gene Howard of South Whitley; four nieces and nephews. His grandparents preceded him in death.A graveside service will be held at a later date at Booneville Cemetery, Larwill, with Certified Funeral Celebrant, Sharon Brockhaus, officiating.Memorial gifts may be given in Mr. Howard’s memory to the donor’s choice of charity.Envelopes will be available at the funeral home. Services have been entrusted to DeMoney-Grimes Countryside Park Funeral Home, Columbia City. Please visit to send family condolences or sign the guest register book.