OBITUARY: Howard Francis McCandless |

OBITUARY: Howard Francis McCandless

Howard Francis McCandless, 66, of Gardnerville, passed away November 14, 2011. He was born December 6, 1944 to Howard F. and Audrey Decious McCandless. He was a resident of South Lake Tahoe for over 35 years. He was a graduate of Chico State and served in the U.S. Army. He was in the gaming industry for over 40 years, the last 35 at Caesars and their successors. Howie loved baseball, football and playing golf. He left life-long friends Ronnie Clayton, Sean Clayton (godson), Bob Grigas, George and Sheila Hawley, and Steve and Lonnie Soldi.

A celebration of life will be held at 12:00 noon on December 11, 2011, at the MontBleu Casino Convention Center. Memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society. Fitzhenry’s in Gardnerville is handling arrangements.

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