Joe Lewis Howard

October 14, 1939 ~ June 10, 2020 (age 80)

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Joe Louis Howard was born October 14,1939 in Louisville, Georgia.  At the age of 6 he relocated  with his father and mother Frank and Daisy to New Brunswick, New Jersey. There he later met his wife Matilda Fletcher. Joe worked at General Motors for 48 years in Linden,NJ and was happily married for 55 years.

Joe was predeceased by his loving wife of 55 years Matilda Howard, son Anthony, his brother George Howard and his parents Frank and Daisy.Joe leaves behind 2 daughters Denice and Sheila of Colonia  his beloved 5 grandchildren, Antoinette, Ivohna, Ezekiel, Isaiah and Concepcion, 2 great grandchildren DaNaijia and John, his sister in laws Gail Maxelix and Mary Howard and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, family and friends.

Joe will be remembered for being a faithful, righteous,devoted and hardworking man who loved to laugh,watch movies and spend time with his family.


'If you make God a promise,you have to make sure you have to keep it "

"When you go through deep waters I will be with you" Isaiah 43-2

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