Phillip William Howard
October 16, 1958 – November 16, 2018
Phillip William Howard, 60, passed away unexpectedly due to heart failure on November 16, 2018. Phillip was a Colorado Springs native and was the Facilities Optimization Manger for El Paso County.
Phillip was born on October 16, 1958 to Wayne Howard and Deloris (Christensen) Howard.
Phil loved being home and on days off he was usually out in his workshop in the barn with a football game on (Broncos fan) working on a wide range of endless projects with his horse, Jay, getting in the way. Phil had a great compassion for animals, and also enjoyed fishing. Phil was very dedicated to his family and his work.
Phil is survived by his loving wife of 33 years, Judie; his mother, Deloris; his brother, Mike; sister-in-law, Gerry; uncle, Chris Christensen; aunt, Audrey; and many nieces, nephews and extended family. He was preceded in death by his father, Wayne, and his sister, Dana.
A memorial service will be held at 10:00 am on Wednesday, November 28, at the Shrine of Remembrance “America the Beautiful” Chapel, 1730 East Fountain Blvd., Colorado Springs, CO 80910.
The loss of Phil will be felt by many.