MURRAY — Robert H. Howorka, 81, of Murray died Tuesday, April 16, 2013.
He was a retired regional sales manager for Sears and an Army veteran of the Korean War. He was a member of Westside Baptist Church and president of “In his steps ministries of Murray.”
He is survived by his wife, Allison Howorka; three sons, Reggy Howorka of Reynoldsburg, Ohio., Randy Howorka of Dallas, and Gary Howorka of Winston-Salem, N.C.; one stepdaughter, Deborah Sowers of Williams, Ariz., and seven grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by two sisters and three brothers.
His parents were August and Grace Tipton Howorka.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday, April 19, 2013, at J.H. Churchill Funeral Home with Bruce Hodge and John Dale officiating.
Entombment will follow at Murray Memorial Gardens.
Friends may call from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Expressions of sympathy may go to In his Steps Ministries of Murray, P.O Box 54, Murray, KY 42071; or Murray- Calloway County Hospital Hospice House building fund, 803 Poplar St., Murray, KY 42071.