Howard L. Smith

Howard L. Smith, 90, of Huntington, IN, died Wednesday, March 18, 2020, at Heritage Pointe of Huntington.

Mr. Smith was a 1948 graduate of Huntington High School. He had attended Huntington College. He served his country in the United States Marine Corps. He was a state trooper and district commander in Area II in Allen County, District 22.

He was born Nov. 29, 1929, in Petoskey, MI, to Andrew and Era P. Harrington Smith. He married Phyllis “Geri” Saufley on Oct. 11, 1953, in Marion, and she preceded him in death on Sept. 28, 1996.

Survivors include a daughter, Patti Smith, of Fort Wayne.

A private family service will be held at a later date. Interment will be at the Gardens of Memory Cemetery.

Memorials are to Visiting Nurse and Hospice or Huntington County Humane Society, in care of Myers Funeral Home, 2901 Guilford St., Huntington, IN 46750.

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