Howard H. McCracken of Lee’s Summit, MO was born in 1921. He was married to Emma C. McCracken for 73 years. Howard and Emma had three children: Sharon Louise, Howard Dale, and Lois Kay. Howard passed away on November 16, 2019 in Lee’s Summit, MO.
He was preceded in death by his wife and son. He is survived by two daughters, seven grandchildren, twelve great-grandchildren, and six great great-grandchildren.
Howard is a World War II Navy veteran. He served on the U.S.S. Kimberly in World War II. Howard owned and operated McCracken Home Furnishings for over 25 years in downtown Lee’s Summit. He was a big supporter of downtown Main Street in Lee’s Summit and a participant in the development of Downtown Days.
Services will be held at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, November 19, 2019 at Langsford Funeral Home in Lee’s Summit, Missouri. Visitation will be from 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM at the funeral home. Burial will follow at the Lee’s Summit Cemetery.