Daniel Howard Jr., 80, of Brookfield, and formerly of Berwyn and Cicero, died July 13, 2011 at Hines V.A. Hospital after a brief illness.

Mr. Howard served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War and was a member of the American Legion. He worked as an exterminator for the Fanny May Candy Company for 15 years. He was preceded in death by his wife, Irene.

He is survived by his daughters, Barbara Howard, of Brookfield, and Kathy Howard, of Melrose Park; two grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and his sister, Hazel Helton of Harlan, Ky.

A private funeral service with military honors was held at Woodlawn Cemetery in Forest Park. Woodlawn Funeral Home, of Forest Park, handled arrangements.