Allen David Howald, 64, of Huron and Milan, died Sunday, Jan. 4, 2009, in Firelands Regional Medical Center, Sandusky, after an extended illness.
He was born Nov. 27, 1944, in Brisbane, Australia, and grew up in Huron and Milan. He attended Milan High School and lived in South Hampton Long Island, N.Y. for a while. He resided at Admiral's Pointe Nursing Center, Huron, for the past six years.
He was a member of Milan Friends Church and Norwalk Rotary Club. He worked for Canalos, Sandusky, for several years.
He is survived by his sisters, Maria (John) Berger of Huron and Emma-Lee (Jonathan) Zmistowski of Riviera Beach, Fla.; niece, Hali Berger; and nephew, Rob Berger.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Allen T. and Ulbine E. (Van Limburg Stirum) Howald.
Cremation will take place and a private graveside committalservice will be in Milan Cemetery, Milan.
Contributions may be made to Huron Rescue Squad, 413 Main St., Huron, OH 44839 or to Huron Public Library, 333 Williams St., Huron, OH 44839.
Condolences may be shared at fosterfh.com. Foster Funeral Home, Huron, is handling the arrangements.