Howard Rosell

Howard C. "Howie" Rosell

1963 - 2022

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Howard "Howie" Rosell passed away suddenly on February 4th, 2022. He was 58 years old. He was born to Forrest Raymond Rosell Sr. and Marion Chapin Rosell in Hornell, NY, who preceded him in death. He belonged to the Prattsburgh Highschool graduating class of 1982. Howie is survived by his spouse Kathy, his daughter Ashley, and his three dogs, Lacy Lou, Bob, and Shea. He spent many years as a truck driver for Babcock Lumber and made numerous friendships with his coworkers and his customers in Rochester. He also worked in Quality Control at Oldcastle Precast and made many dear friends there as well. Howie was passionate about music and played bass, guitar, fiddle, and just about any other instrument he picked up. He was a member of several bands over the years, and most belovedly the bassist for his high school band, BULLET. He was a lover of motorcycles, cars, and anything that went fast. Above all else, he loved to help others and make people laugh. A public visitation will be held on Wednesday February 9, 2022 from 5-7pm at the Baird-Moore Funeral Home 154 S. Main St. in Naples. There will be no formal services held out of respect for Howie's wishes. In lieu of flowers, please consider donating to the Humane Society of Yates County ( as his dogs held a very special place in his heart.
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