Howard D. Slemp, age 80, of Swanton, Ohio, passed away peacefully, Thursday afternoon, June 25, 2015, at St. Luke's Hospital, surrounded by his loving family. He was born May 2, 1935 in Saltville, Virginia to Howard Guy and Emma Mae (Tomlinson) Slemp. He graduated from Marion High School in Marion, Virginia in 1954. Howard enlisted in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict. On November 8, 1955, he married his beloved wife, Dorothy Lee Stukey. She preceded him in death on January 21, 2012.
Fulton County Amateur Radio Club, serving Fulton County since 1954