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Howard Kenneth Wathen
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Birth: Sep. 20, 1906
Greeley
Delaware County
Iowa, USA
Death: Mar. 29, 1997
Independence
Buchanan County
Iowa, USA

The Gazette March 30, 1997
Howard K. Wathen
Howard K. Wathen, 90, formerly of Jesup, died Saturday, March 29, 1997 in the West Village Care Center following a short illness. His body has been donated for medical research at the University of Iowa. Private memorial services will be held at a later date. There will be no visitation. Reiff Funeral Home, Independence, is in charge of arrangements.

Survivors include three sons of Marion, Cedar Rapids and Council Bluffs and two daughters of Independence and Marion.

Also surviving are 16 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren and a great-great-grandson. 
 
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 Parents:
  William Joseph Wathen (1870 - 1919)
  Hattie Matilda Zearley Wathen (1873 - 1927)
 
 Spouse:
  Emma Naomi Albrook Wathen (1904 - 1979)
 
 Children:
  Joe Richard Wathen (1933 - 2016)*
 
 Siblings:
  Louise Delia Wathen Brown Allen (1897 - 1957)*
  Joseph H. Wathen (1900 - 1957)*
  Claude William Wathen (1903 - 1968)*
  Howard Kenneth Wathen (1906 - 1997)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Body donated to medical science
 
Created by: SLGMSD
Record added: Apr 02, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 50580010
 

this is my Grandfather whom I remember fondly-His favorite flower was the Lady Slipper- He had transplanted some lady slippers from his farm that one of his sons transplanted to his yard and had bloomed every year except the year that he died.He was a far...(Read more)
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