Howard Lee Lemon, 61, Winfield, died at a brother’s home Dec. 23, 2008, in Benton from cancer. He served in the U.S. Army during the Viet Nam era. He returned to Winfield where he worked for 39 years for General Electric as a jet engine mechanic.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Ralph Perry and Lois M. (Adams) Lemon and brothers Ray Arthur and Bobbie Dale. He is survived by brothers Kenneth Wayne, Winfield; and Lonnie, Benton; and a sister Esta Schroeder, Goessel.
Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 27 at Swisher-Taylor & Morris Chapel in Winfield. Internment will be at the Udall City Cemetery. Friends may call Friday from 1-6 p.m. Memorial contributions can be made to the American Cancer Society.