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William "Rob" Howard

July 12, 2019

Wm. Robert “Rob” Howard, of Frederica, passed away Friday, July 12, 2019, in his home, at the age of 47.  He is the son of Candy Meadows and the late Robert Howard.

Rob proudly served 4 years in the U.S. Army.

Rob was a mechanic at Sea Watch International Ltd.  He enjoyed tinkering as a child and working on cars as an adult.

Rob had a larger than life personality and enjoyed entertaining people.  He was a true people person who never met a stranger or anyone he would not talk to. Rob enjoyed being outdoors, fishing, hunting, gardening, as well as cooking.

 Rob is preceded in death by his step-father, Glenn Meadows.

In addition to his Mother, Rob is survived by his son, Byron Stubbs; step-daughters, Amanda Clayville and Lindsay Dietzman; sister, Michelle Anglin; 1 grandson; 3 nephews and 1 niece.

Memorial services will take place at Melvin Funeral Home, 15522 S. DuPont Hwy., Harrington, DE 19952, on Saturday, July 20, 2019 at 11 AM with a visitation for family and friends one hour prior.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Rob’s honor to Code Purple Kent County at:

Arrangements are by the Thomas E. Melvin & Son Funeral Home Inc, Harrington, DE.  Visit us at to sign condolence book.

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