Kenneth Clinton Howard passed away surrounded by his loved ones at Salem Hospital on May 5, 2014. He was 52 years old.

He was the son of Wayne and Shirley Howard. Ken was the oldest brother to Mark, Bobby and Karen Howard. He is survived by his mother and sister. He had eight nieces and nephews and 10 great nieces and nephews.

Ken was a kind and caring person who would give you the shirt off his back. He enjoyed spending time with his family. Anyone who knew him would tell you that he had a big heart and was always joking around. His family and friends will miss him dearly.

A memorial was held at the Keizer Civic Center Thursday, May 8. Arrangements entrusted to Keizer Funeral Chapel and Cremation Services.