Howard Flickinger, of Montevideo, passed away Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at Luther Haven Nursing Home in Montevideo at the age of 73.
A Celebration of Life will be held at the Montevideo Community Center on Sunday, August 11, 2:00pm to 5:00pm. Arrangements are with Anderson-TeBeest Funeral Home of Montevideo.
Howard Richard Flickinger was born on October 10, 1945 to Walter and Marcia (Steffen) Flickinger at his Grandmother’s house in Raymond, Minnesota. He attended school in Raymond and Montevideo. Howard served in the National Guard for 8 years and also in the Montevideo Rescue Unit in his younger years. He worked most of his life in the Montevideo area.
In 1967 he married Linda Nordang and together they raised their son Lonnie. In later years they adopted another son, Jody Harding.
Howard was one of the good guys. He was always friendly and helpful to anyone who needed it. All of his life he cared for his family and loved them fiercely. His family will never stop missing him. He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Linda, sons Lonnie(Miranda) and Jody Harding, Grandson Rory, Granddaughters MacKenzie and Katelyn,brothers Perry(Ruby)of Montevideo, Jay of Lead Hill, Arkansas, sister Carmen (DuWayne) Rickert of Montevideo and 5 Great Grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers David and Steve, sisters Sandra and Trudy and his best furry friend, Inga.
Blessed be his memory.