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Howard P. Atkins

March 8, 1950 ~ March 3, 2020 (age 69)

Obituary

Howard P. Atkins “Howie”, 69, of Manchester, CT, beloved husband of Deborah (Dobkiewicz) Atkins, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, March 3, 2020, in the comfort of his home.

He was born in Hartford, CT, son of the late Howard Atkins and Doris (Tracy) Atkins. Howie was employed as a Chef in several area restaurants over the years. He was an avid reader, sports enthusiast, enjoyed playing setback, and loved to spoil his dog Kooza.

Besides his wife, he is survived by his three children, Tammi, Traci, and Greg (Stephanie) Atkins all of Manchester; five grandchildren, Zach Daigle, Gavin and Connor Martin, and Corbin and Trent Atkins all of Manchester. He also leaves behind his brother, Thomas Atkins (Susan) of Hiawassee, GA.

His family will receive friends and family for Calling Hours on Thursday, March 12, 2020 at Holmes-Watkins Funeral Home, 400 Main Street, Manchester from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. The Funeral Service will be held at 12:00 p.m. at the funeral home with burial immediately following in East Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made “In Memory of Howard Atkins” to Mary Cheney Library, 586 Main Street, Manchester, CT 06040. For online condolences and guest book, please visit www.holmeswatkins.com

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Services

Calling Hours
Thursday
March 12, 2020

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Holmes-Watkins Funeral Home
400 Main Street
Manchester, Connecticut 06040

Funeral Service
Thursday
March 12, 2020

12:00 PM
Holmes-Watkins Funeral Home
400 Main Street
Manchester, Connecticut 06040

Burial following services

East Cemetery, Manchester
240 East Center Street
Manchester, CT 06040

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