Howard W. Standiford, a retired welding supervisor, died Monday after a heart attack at his home in Fork.
Services for Mr. Standiford, who was 73, were held Thursday at the E. F. Lassahn Funeral Home in Kingsville.
He retired seven years ago from the C. M. Kemp Manufacturing Co., which makes industrial dryers. He had worked there for more than 40 years.
Reared in Fallston, he graduated from the Bel Air High School, where he was a member of the track team.
He was a former trustee and treasurer of the Waugh Chapel United Methodist Church and was financial secretary of the White Marsh Presbyterian Church.
He is survived by his wife of 48 years, the former Rosalie Burton; a daughter, Sue S. Guthmann of Cockeysville; a son, the Rev. Ronald D. Standiford of Hydes; a brother, Ernest F. Standiford of Upperco; a sister, Loretta M. Bowers of Port Richey, Fla.; and four grandchildren.