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 Robert Paul “Bob” Howe

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Robert Paul “Bob” Howe

  • Birth 30 Apr 1929 Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Michigan, USA
  • Death 24 Jun 2008 Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Michigan, USA
  • Burial Barryton, Mecosta County, Michigan, USA
  • Memorial ID 31343437

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.

***Names of the living have been omitted per Find A Grave rules***

"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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