On December 26 1934 Roy Howitt was born in Flushing NY to parents Harold and Ann Howitt(Shapoff). Roy departed the Earth to be with the lord Jesus on December 3rd 2022. On July 2nd 1955 Roy Howitt became the loving husband to Irene Howitt(steele). Roy is survived by his wife Irene of 67 years, Daughter Kathy(Brian) and son John(Wendy), grand children Brad, Jessica, James, Allison, Jonathan and Mckenzie. Sisters Janet and Carol, and 7 grandchildren. Roy was a patented inventor as a tool and die maker, and a successful business owner. In the past Roy was a deacon of Calvary Baptist Church, Sunday school teacher, and youth leader on Long Island NY. Service will be held at Christ Church of Marion County Fl. On Dec 8th 2022 at 11:00AM. Interment will follow at 2pm at the Good Shepherds Memorial Gardens 5050 SW 20th st Ocala Fl.