David Eugene Howell, age 70, passed away March 13, 2023, at Uptown Assisted Living in Manassas, VA.
He was born on January 25, 1953, in Alexandria, VA to the late Dale Eugene and Mary Louise (Kandell) Howell.
David was a 1971 graduate of Annandale High School where he played in the school Concert and Symphonic Bands. In 1975 he graduated from American University with a degree in Journalism.
Over the years he worked at the Washington, DC offices of NBC Network News; as a radio engineer at WMAL in Washington; hosted a radio program at WDCT in Fairfax; and was a Teacher’s Aide at Annandale High School. For many years, David did the public address announcing for football, wrestling, basketball, and baseball games at the school.
His love for sports continued in his personal life as he was a devoted Baltimore Orioles fan.
Survivors include his brother Greg and wife Mary; two nephews: Gabe and Matt; and one great nephew Logan.
Graveside services will be held on Wednesday, March 29, 2023, at 1:00 PM at National Funeral Home and Memorial Park, 7482 Lee Highway, Falls Church, VA.
Lamento mucho su partida! Pido a Dios que le dé el descanso eterno y brille para usted la luz perpetua.
Greg and family, please accept my condolences. It’s been many years since our cousins were together yet good memories remain.
Beth Norris Szczepaniak