UPPER SANTAN — Philbert Leon "Junior" Howard Jr., 61, died on March 8, 2021, in Phoenix.
Mr. Howard was born on April 2, 1959, and was a son of Naomi and Philbert L. Howard Sr. He was the family "grease monkey," known for working on vehicles of his family and friends.
He was a very outgoing person who loved his morning coffee. He had many hobbies, including baking, collecting cars, driving, listening to '70s rock and having his hard candy and gum.
Survivors include a son and three daughters, Albert Howard of Phoenix, Joletha Howard of Bapchule, Roxanne and Rosanna Howard of Snaketown; two sisters, Jacqueline Juan and Melissa Howard of Upper Santan; 15 grandchildren; and a great-grandson. He was preceded in death by his parents; a child, Baby Howard; and a sister, Patricia Mendivil.
J. Warren Funeral Services in charge of arrangements.