Mr. Howey was born on Feb. 21, 1942 to Charles and Mildred (Nason) Howey. He was a 1960 graduate of Clyde High School.
For many years he was a truck driver, prior to his retirement.
He was a member of the Clyde Moose.
On May 18, 1985, he married Judith Mesnard Howey. She preceded him in death on Dec. 23, 2017.
Survivors include his son, Charles L. Howey, Jr. of Collins, Ohio; daughters Jody Bucklew of Fremont; Rhonda Bullard of Clyde and son, Ronald Bucklew of Clyde. Five grandchildren and five great grandchildren, along with his siblings, John, Jr. (Betty) Scheer of Clyde; Tina (Gerald) Bogner of Clyde; Cindy Scheer and Cheryl Scheer
Charles was preceded in death by his parents, as well as his step-father, who raised him, John Scheer, Sr.
Friends may call from 1 to 2 p.m. Tuesday at Mitchell-Auxter Funeral Home, 218 South Main St., Clyde, where a service will begin at 2 p.m. Burial will be in Greenlawn Memory Gardens, Clyde.
Memorials may be shared at www.auxterfuneralhomes.com