Howard Gustave Musch, 88, died in Crescent City on Oct. 26, 2007. He was born in Anaheim, Nov. 19, 1918. He was a 26-year resident of Del Norte County. Mr. Musch was a veteran, having served with the U.S. Army during World War II. He was an avid bowler and sports fan. He also enjoyed and loved attending the Fort Dick Bible Church.

He is survived by his son Michael Musch of Crescent City, and daughter Deborah Musch-Lorenzi, of Crescent City; grandchildren, Joshua Musch of Iron River, Mich., Nathan Lorenzi of Crescent City, Rachel Musch of Chicago, Petra Lorenzi of Crescent City and Brandon Lorenzi of Crescent City.

Graveside services will be held at the Del Norte County Veteran's Cemetery on Friday, Nov. 2, 2007 at 11 a.m.

Arrangements are under the direction of Wier's Mortuary Chapel of Crescent City.