Howard "Slim" F. Dibble, age 81, passed away on October 30, 2017. He proudly served his country in the United States National Guard. Slim is survived by his loving children, Tammy Crossland (Chuck), John Dibble (Margarita), Jeff Dibble (Kim), Brenda Witkowski (Gene); cherished grandchildren, Candis Kinford (Steve), Brandi Lee (Bobby), Angela Lege, Matt Crossland, Katarina Dibble, Kaitlyn Dibble, JD Dibble, Melanie Witkowski; four great-grandchildren; siblings, Janet Chilton, Lillian McCloskey, Carol Diehl (Paul), Joyce Barba, Betty Green; many nieces, nephews, sisters-in-law and brother-in-law. He was preceded in death by his parents, Howard and Edna (nee. Strunk) Dibble; beloved wife, Bertha (nee. Cox) Dibble; daughter, Debbie Lege; siblings, Joseph, Robert and Ronald. Mass of Christian Burial will take place on November 2, 2017 at 10AM in St. Leo The Great Catholic Church, 4940 Broadview Rd. Cleveland, Ohio 44109. Fr. James Vesely officiating. (PLEASE MEET AT THE CHURCH.) Family will receive friends in the TOMON & SONS FUNERAL HOME, 7327 Pearl Rd., Middleburg Hts., Ohio 44130 (S. of Bagley Rd.), November 1, 2017 from 2-4pm & 6-8pm. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Howard's memory to Seasons of Life Hospice, 9511 W. Pleasant Valley Rd., Cleveland, Ohio 44130.