Howard Abraham Risk, 85, of Eagle passed away Feb. 7 at Heritage Park Care Center in Carbondale.
Howard was born Dec. 17, 1927, in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, to Eli and Estelle Risk. He proudly served his country in the Air Force. As a professional photographer, Howard traveled extensively, settling in the Eagle area.
Howard was preceded in death by his parents and his brother, Russell Eli Risk.
He leaves behind his niece, Kari Zubarick, and cousin, June Venturi.
A private family service will be held in Chicago, with interment following in Antioch, Ill.