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Thomas Dean Howard

December 19, 1953 ~ November 23, 2020 (age 66)



Mr. Thomas Dean Howard, age 66, of Patterson, passed away Monday (11/23/20) at his residence following a short illness.

Born December 19, 1953 in San Diego, California, he lived most of his life in California before moving to Patterson in 2018.  He was retired as a truck driver for Pepper Oil Company.

He was preceded in death by his son, Dylan Thurman Howard; his wife, Joan Marie Miller Howard; his parents; and a brother, Mike Howard.

Survivors include two step sons, Donovan McAtamney (wife Lisa) of Patterson and Chris McAtamney of Texas; and a niece, Jessica Howard of California.

Memorialization is by cremation.

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