September 11, 1917 ~ November 20, 2007
Howard N. Light 1917 -2007
Known as Grandpa to his family and Howard to the many friends he made through the years of service he gave to the Veterans of Foreign Wars, passed away on November 20. He is survived by his beloved wife Inez, his son Ron and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren. His warm, loving, giving spirit will be sorely missed along with that fabulous sense of humor.
Howard served in many city and state positions while at the VFW including Chairman of the State Veteran's Committee. He spent 40 years as a service officer where he would assist disabled veterans who were having trouble receiving their benefits. He also worked with hundreds of companies in the Los Angeles area to provide jobs for unemployed veterans. He was very active in Post 3261 in Gardena.
Services will be held at Rice Mortuary, 5310 Torrance Blvd, Tuesday November 27th at 11:00AM. Donations in lieu of flowers to the VFW National Home, www.vfwnationalhome.org, The National Home is a multi-faceted facility created to care for the developmental, social and spiritual needs of the children and families of our Veterans.
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