Alpena, MIAlpena News
Howard Harry Scheuner, age 89, formerly of Grand Blanc passed away on Jan. 20, 2021, at MediLodge of Alpena after an extended illness. Howard was born in Sanborn Township on Nov. 17, 1931, to the late Carl and Wanda (Marek) Scheuner. Howard lived in Alpena for 53 years and then in the lower Michigan cities of Howell and Grand Blanc. He was an active member of these communities and a business owner in the construction industry. He enjoyed baseball, cooking, gardening, skiing, fishing, golf, and tennis. He was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church, Shriners International, and The International Union of Operating Engineers. He supported school and community athletic programs, local media, and the fire and police organizations. Howard worked throughout the upper and lower peninsulas of Michigan on an array of municipal, federal, and private sector projects including installation of water, sewer, and gas utilities, road building, and excavation for malls, parking structures, hospitals, and marinas. He developed numerous residential real estate communities including Island View in Alpena and others in the communities of Howell, Brighton, and Fenton, Michigan.