Howard was born August 2, 1945 to Hilton & Helen (Tice) Rapley in Yale, Michigan. He died May 4, 1986 in Royal Oak Michigan. He was married and divorced twice and had two daughters. He was a lineman for the Edison Company in Michigan. At the age of 40 he developed kidney cancer and died soon after the diagnosis. He was exposed to agent orange while serving in Viet Nam. Hw was buried in Elmwood Cemetery, Yale, Michigan
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