Howard E. McCombs
Howard Earl McCombs, 57, of Indiana, passed away peacefully, Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013, at St. Andrew’s Village, after a courageous battle with cancer. He was surrounded by his loving family.
The son of Howard E. and Olga Nelson McCombs, he was born Dec. 3, 1955, in Spangler.
Howard attended Indiana Area Schools, graduating in 1974. He worked as a store manager for McDonalds for 41 years. Howard loved his work and was very dedicated to his work. It was his only job, starting as a teenager. He touched many lives through the years.
Howard is survived by his father, Howard E. McCombs, of Indiana; his wife, Kim Maurey McCombs, of Indiana, whom he married Sept. 29, 1999; three children: Stacie L. Huber and husband, Richard, of Ernest; Steffanie A. Mimis and husband Bill, of Indiana; and Cortney H. McCombs, of Pittsburgh; his extended children: Brian Moose and wife Laura, of Bristow, Va.; Kristy M. Truman and husband Brent, of Indiana; and Brandon Moose, of Indiana; sister, Lorrie Clayton and husband Richard, of Indiana; brother-in-law, Terry Maurey and wife Diane, of Gibsonia; sister-in-law, Barb Snyder and husband Bill, of Brush Valley; six grandchildren: Drew Mimis, Chad Truman, Jordyn Truman, Evan Truman, Kylee Moose, Ella Moose; nephews; Scott Clayton and wife Traci, of Ohio; and Steve Clayton and wife Jennifer, of Indiana; and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Olga McCombs; his maternal grandparents, Charles and Veda Nelson; paternal grandparents, Charles and Ruth McCombs; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Ken and Ethel Maurey, and numerous aunts and uncles.
Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Robinson-Lytle, Inc., Indiana. Additional visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the time of the funeral service at 11 a.m. at Summit Church, Indiana, with Pastor Richard Motzing officiating. Interment will be in Greenwood Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, Indiana Unit, 320 Bilmar Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15205-4620.