Roger L. Howell, age 72, a person you could always depend on, passed away on Wednesday, October 24, 2018 at his residence. Roger retired from General Motors after 30 years. Veteran US Army. He loved playing with his little squirrel buddies and he was an avid football fan, especially the Cincinnati Bengals. Preceded in death by: Parents: Tilford and Anzie Howell. Brother: Darrell Howell. Survived by: Wife: Gail. Children: Angela (James) Dalton, Brandi (Chuck) Sallee and Merinda Howell. First wife and the mother of his children: Patricia Howell. Grandchildren: Hannah, Chloe and Michelle. Great granddaughter: Gracie. Brother: Benny (Carolyn) Howell. Sister: Venda Mauck. Numerous other family and friends. Special thanks to Mt Carmel Hospice. Friends may call at JERRY SPEARS FUNERAL HOME, 2693 W. Broad St., Thursday, 5-8 PM where service will be held 10:00 AM Friday. Interment Sunset Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations be made to Mt Carmel Hospice, 1144 Dublin Rd., Columbus, OH, 43215.