Howard R. Pyles

November 21, 1926 - September 20, 2017

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PYLES, Howard R., beloved husband of Maxine Pyles (nee Perkins). Loving father of Vicki (Pete) Moore and Connie Pyles. Loving grandpa of Justin (Michelle) Moore, Chelsea Moore and the late Stephanie Moore. Great grandpa of Mya, Graham and Adaline Moore. Brother of Rollin Pyles and Lyla Pyles. Preceeded in death by his granddaughter, Stephanie Moore, his 12 brothers and sisters, and parents, J.D. Pyles and Retta Mae (Bryant) Pyles. Howard retired from G.E. after 35 years and was an active member at Christ's Church Mason. Passed away September 20, 2017 at the age of 90. Visitation will be held Saturday, September 23, 2017 at Hodapp Funeral Home 8815 Cincinnati-Columbus Rd. (Rt. 42) West Chester, OH 45069 from 9 a.m. until time of funeral service at 10 a.m.. Memorial donations may be made to Christ's Church Mason 5165 Western Row Road Mason, OH 45040



Lorene Friedman - Sep 22, 2017
On behalf of the Blue Star Mothers of America, Inc., please accept our deepest condolences in memory of your loved one, Howard R. Pyles The loss of a love one, can leave you with a lot of unanswered question, feelings of stress and anxiety and grief that make events so difficult to handle. A large part of the mission of Blue Star Mothers of America, Inc., is to honor, respect and remember all fallen Veterans of our Military Armed Forces who have worn the uniform of our country and was willing to stand for our freedom. No one can prepare you for the loss of a love one. It comes like a swift wind. However, may you take comfort in knowing that your love one is now resting in the arms of our Heavenly Father. At this difficult time in your life, we pray that God will grant you the serenity and peace that you need to get through this. May you stay strong and know that you are remembered in our thoughts and prayers. We sincerely hope that you can find some solace knowing that your loss is shared so deeply. Lorene Friedman, BSMA PCP