Howard L. Pilant

Monday, March 31, 2014

Howard L. Pilant, 76, of Sedalia, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014. He was born Aug. 4, 1937, the son of Fred and Eva Pilant, of Cassville. In 1955, he married Jane Higgs, of Exeter, and to this union three children were born, Gary, Gale, and Sherry. He later moved to Sedalia, where he married Dianne Draisey, and two children were born to this union, Alicia and Aaron. Survivors include: his wife Dianne; five children, seven grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Graveside services will be held at the Pilant Cemetery, Cassville, on Sunday, April 6 at 2 p.m. with Pastor Bob Neeley officiating. The family will receive friends at the cemetery prior to service time.

Local arrangements are under the direction of White Funeral Home & Crematory, Cassville.