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Robert Paul "Bob" Howe
Birth: Apr. 30, 1929
Kalamazoo
Kalamazoo County
Michigan, USA
Death: Jun. 24, 2008
Kalamazoo
Kalamazoo County
Michigan, USA

Husband's Uncle. 8th great-grandson of John How & Mary Martha Jones.

"Robert Paul Howe passed away Tuesday, June 24, 2008 after a long and courageous battle with cancer. He was born April 30, 1929 in Kalamazoo the son of Harold A. and Mary (Vanden Berg) Howe.

"He served four years in the United States Air Force, during the Korean Conflict from 1948 to 1952. Robert was a high school administrator and teacher for many years and in many locations, Mendon, Marcellus, Leslie and finally Chippewa Hills, retiring in 1990.

"On February 13, 1954 he married Joann Newton, who survives. Robert and Joann spent many mornings at Theo & Stacy's Restaurant on Portage Road and enjoyed Bingo. He will be missed by many.

"Robert is also survived by his children, Daniel (Evelyn) Howe of Evart, MI, Julie (Bill) McKinney of Clermont, FL, Robert Paul Howe II (Kara) of Big Rapids and Patti (Jeff) McNeilly of Sears, MI; 12 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; a brother, Holroyd Howe of Portage; three sisters, Harriet Smith of Parchment, Olive (Ted) LaCross of Paw Paw and Virginia H. Brown of AL; many nieces and nephews.

"Funeral services will be conducted at 2 PM Friday in the Langeland Family Funeral Homes, Portage Chapel, 411 E. Centre Ave., with Rev. Dr. Robert Terwilliger, officiating. Interment will take place next week in East Fork Cemetery, Barryton, MI. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Thursday from 2-4 and 6-8 PM." Obituary, newspaper.

Many thanks to Cathy Hoffman Benedict for stone photo and to Linda, who first listed and graciously transferred memorial. 
 
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 Parents:
  Harold Adelbert Howe (1897 - 1964)
  Mary Vandenberg Howe (1905 - 1967)
 
 Spouse:
  Joann Esther Newton Howe (1934 - ____)*
 
 Siblings:
  Holroyd Clayton Howe (1919 - 2013)**
  Leila Pauline Howe Moore (1921 - 1979)**
  Leo Adelbert Howe (1923 - 1984)**
  Robert Paul Howe (1929 - 2008)
  Olive Elaine Howe LaCoss (1934 - 2011)*
  Carol Francis Howe Vandenberg (1936 - 2001)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
East Fork Cemetery
Barryton
Mecosta County
Michigan, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Linda ~ In Loving Memory...
Record added: Nov 12, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 31343437
Robert Paul Bob Howe
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Robert Paul Bob Howe
Added by: Cathy Benedict
 
 
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