Howard Fields

Deceased: January 26, 2018

Service Information:

Visitation: Thurs, February 1, 2018 3:00pm, followed by a Memorial Service at 4pm
Interment: Private


Howard Fields, 64, died peacefully in his sleep on January 26, 2018, at Lakeview Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Chicago. A native of Syracuse, NY, Howard was the first born of the late Holloway and Harriet Walker Fields. He graduated from Henninger High School, SUNY Buffalo (BS Psych), SUNY Oswego (MS Counseling Psychology). He also briefly attended Northwestern Medical School.

Howard’s passion was in helping others. Since 1999, he made Chicago his home, where he continued his career counseling and coaching the most vulnerable of society.

He is preceded in death by his brother Calvin Fields, and survived by his brothers Jerome and Ralph, his sister Audrey Fields White (brother-in-law Patrick), and several nieces, nephews and cousins. He will be missed by his friends and extended family.

Arrangements are being handled by Lakeview Funeral Home, 1458 W Belmont, Chicago, 60657. Visitation is at 3:00pm, Thurs, Feb 1, followed by a memorial service at 4pm.