Theodore B. “Ted” (Bud) Howell, age 69 of Clinton, passed away Tuesday, May 18, 2021 at his home. A gathering of family and friends will take place from 1:00 to 3:00 PM Saturday, May 22, 2021 at the Pape Funeral Home. Cremation rites will follow with burial at a later date.
Ted was born in Clinton on January 12, 1952, the son of Theodore J. and Geraldine (Chase) Howell. He graduated from Erie High School. Ted served with the United States Air Force during the Vietnam Conflict. He worked construction for various companies in the area. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and building projects. He liked to go mushroom hunting, even though he wasn’t fond of eating them.
Ted is survived by his daughter, Erica Howell of Clinton; his grandson, Kellan Howell; 2 sisters, Terry Wilden and Linda Baughman both of Clinton; 2 brothers, Jerry (Deborah) Lampe and Richard Lampe both of Clinton and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents. Online condolences may be left at