September 28, 2023
Eric Franklin Howard, 65 died on August 25 in Longview. Eric was born to Arthur and Joyce (Harns) Howard on February 13, 1958 in Longview. He lived most of his life there.He moved to Cathlamet four years ago. He graduated from RA Long High School in 1976. He began a long career dump truck driving for several Longview - Kelso businesses retiring from J L Storedahl Trucking in 2018. He is survived by two daughters Carrie Sonntag (Ryan) and Crystal Howard, a son Eric Howard, Jr, a brother Randy Howard (Cindy) and a sister, Danielle Howard and his step dad, Bill Carnahan. He was preceded in death by a sister Rene Howard. No service will be held at his request. Dowling Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.