Cover photo for Howard "Howdy" Jackson Mccann, Jr.'s Obituary
Howard "Howdy" Jackson Mccann, Jr. Profile Photo
1951 Howard "Howdy" 2023

Howard "Howdy" Jackson Mccann, Jr.

August 6, 1951 — March 9, 2023

Howard “Howdy” Jackson McCann, Jr., age 71, of Fallston, passed away on March 9, 2023, at his home. Born in Havre de Grace, he was the son of Helen (Bowman) McCann and the late Howard J. McCann, Sr. Known locally for his effervescent personality and plumbing expertise, his other passion was aviation. As an internationally recognized airshow announcer he shared that love and enthusiasm. Through nearly 40 years and over 500 airshows, his larger-than-life persona touched millions of people.


Howdy is survived by his mother Helen McCann, his sister, Jacqueline Schnell, and her husband, John Schnell. He was a unique and loving uncle to Holly and Joseph Upton and Jennifer and Chris Hill plus a great uncle to Jackson, Jeremiah and Joseph Upton and Brayden, Spencer, and Kacey Hill.

Visitation will be held at 10 am on March 21st at Fallston United Methodist Church, 1509 Fallston Road, Fallston, Maryland, 21047. A celebration of life will follow at 11 am with interment at noon followed by lunch.


Howdy proudly supported Veterans and First Responders. In lieu of flowers, please consider a contribution to Tunnel to Towers, Donate Now - Tunnel to Towers Foundation (t2t.org) or his other favorite outreach, Indian Lake Christian Service Camp, Camp Donation – Indian Lake Christian Camp (indianlakecamp.org).


Condolences may be left on the guestbook at mccomasfuneralhome.com.


To send flowers to the family in memory of Howard "Howdy" Jackson Mccann, Jr., please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Tuesday, March 21, 2023

10:00 - 11:00am (Eastern time)

Fallston United Methodist Church

1509 Fallston Rd., Fallston, MD 21047

Get Directions

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Service

Tuesday, March 21, 2023

Starts at 11:00am (Eastern time)

Fallston United Methodist Church

1509 Fallston Rd., Fallston, MD 21047

Get Directions

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Burial

Fallston United Methodist Church Cemetery

1509 Fallston Rd, Fallston, MD 21047

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Guestbook

Visits: 109

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Send A Gift

Send A Gift