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Howard L. Cardwell

Published: Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013 8:17 a.m. CDT

ELWOOD, Ill. — Mr. Howard L. Cardwell, 91, of Elwood, Ill., passed away peacefully with his loving wife, Ann, by his side Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013.

On Dec. 4, 1942, Howard was inducted into the United States Army and served in the Artillery 384th F.A.B.N 103rd Division throughout France, Germany and Austria during WWII.

Per Howard’s request, cremation rites have been accorded. A private family inurnment with full military honors will be in Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, Elwood.

Friends may sign the online guest book or send private condolences to the family by logging onto www.FRBfuneral.com

Funeral services and arrangements have been made under the direction and care of Matthew R. Baskerville, CFSP / Freitag-Reeves & Baskerville Funeral Home in Wilmington. For additional information, call (815) 476-2181.

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