Beverly Jean Howe, 69, Stroh, died Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at Lakeland Nursing Home in Angola.
She was born July 12, 1943, in Waterloo, Ind., to Justice Eugene and Clara (Sanders) Rowlison.
Living all her life in the area, she retired as a seamstress from Mastercraft in LaGrange.
She was married September 1, 1962, in Hudson, to Duane K. Howe. He survives.
Also surviving are two sons, Rodney D. Howe, Stroh, and Russell D. Howe, LaGrange; two daughters and sons-in-law, Cari L. and Troy Book, Angola, and Cheri L. and Jeff Bovee, Wolcottville; 10 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; one sister and brother-in-law, Margie and Don Burrell, Angola; and two brothers and one sister-in-law, Jack and Kay Rowlison, Butler, and Bill Rowlison, Angola.
She was preceded in death by her parents, one daughter, Jean Kay Howe, and one grandson, Jerrid Keith Book.
Visitation is 2-8 p.m. Thursday, January 23, at Young Family Funeral Home Kendallville Chapel and 1:30-2:30 p.m. Friday, January 24, at St. Mary’s of the Angels Catholic Church in Hudson.
Mass of Christian Burial will be 2:30 p.m. Friday, January 24, at St. Mary’s of the Angels Catholic Church in Hudson with Father David Carkenord officiating.
Burial will be in Wright Cemetery.
Memorials may be directed to donor’s choice.
Online condolences may be sent at www.youngfamilyfuneral home.com.
Young Family Funeral Home Kendallville Chapel is in charge of arrangements.