Howard Job, 81, Bismarck, passed away peacefully on April 24, 2017, at a Bismarck hospital. Mass of Christian Burial will be on Monday, May 1, 2017, at 10:00 a.m., at St. Anne’s Catholic Church. Family will be receiving friends on Sunday, from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m., at the Bismarck Funeral Home with a Rosary service at 7:00 p.m. Interment will be at the North Dakota Veterans Cemetery, Mandan.
Howard was born on December 30, 1935, in Euerka, SD to August and Katherine (Christman) Job. Howard married Irene Kautzman in October of 1958. He retired from MDU after 29 years of service.
Howard is survived by his wife Irene, Bismarck; children; Geraldine (Neil) Jacobson, Mott, Mary (Rich) Hoffman, Champlin, MN, Carla Job-Walsh (Greg) Fargo; grandchildren, Trish Dempier, Justin (Carrie Zent) Glasser and Jesse (Josh) Wutzke; and five great-grandchildren, Warren, Hallie, Jeremiah, Emmerson and Emery.
Howard was preceded in death by his parents, 1 brother, 1 sister, and 1 sister-in-law.
The family requests memorials are sent to the new St. Mary's Central High School.