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Howard T. Meade 12/01/2013

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Howard MeadeHoward T. Meade
Howard T. Meade, 91, of DeKalb Junction, died on December 1, 2013, at Maplewood United Helpers, Canton. Calling hours will be, Tuesday, December 3, 12 -2 PM at the funeral home. A graveside service will be Wednesday, December 4, 10:00 am at Union Cemetery, DeKalb Junction, Lay Minister John Frary officiating. Howard is survived by a son, Thomas B. Meade and wife Ruta Ozols, Canton, grandchildren, Thomas Meade, Laura Meade, Christy Bryant, Carrie Bryant, and Rick Jones, several great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a son, Robert N. Meade, and daughter, Patricia Bryant. He was born on September 7, 1922, in Gordonsville, VA, the son of Thomas E. and Delia Cox Meade. He was in the Army during WWII. He married Mabel F. Fletcher she predeceased him. Howard worked at Natural Dam Paper Mill until his retirement in 1984. In lieu of flowers contributions can be made to the Potsdam Animal Shelter.  Howard’s family would like to thank the caregivers at Maplewood and with special thanks to Ashley, Kateri, Amanda, Bonnie, Sue and Janice.

  1. a friend
    December 3rd, 2013 at 06:33 | #1

    howard’s favorite joke: 2 and 1 is shoe polish, 3 and 1 is oil what’s 4 and 1?

  2. Karen Kitchen
    December 3rd, 2013 at 18:31 | #2

    Tom & Ruta-
    Very sorry for your loss, please know that I will have him in my prayers that he is at peace. God bless you all,

  3. Julie & Al Spadaccini
    December 4th, 2013 at 17:52 | #3


    Sorry to hear of your loss! Al caught the notice in the newspaper. Hope you and your wife are well…Take Care!

    Julie & Al Spadaccini

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