HOWE, Arthur "Art" Douglas
January 28, 1933 – Venice, AB
April 11, 2014 – Black Diamond, AB
Arthur "Art" Douglas Howe, beloved husband of Mary Howe of Turner Valley, passed away peacefully on Friday, April 11, 2014 at the age of 81 years. Besides his loving wife Mary, Art is survived by his children Robert, Dianne, Ross, Doug, Trena, Rick and Gino; stepdaughter Linda; grandchildren, Megan, Jordan, Owen, Colin, Spencer, Olivia, Joel, Jordan, James and Bella; siblings Margaret Busato, Cathy Howe and Russel "Butch" Howe; and other extended family and friends. He was predeceased by son Leslie; stepson Jim; brothers David and Charlie; grandson Trysten; brother-in-law Gino; and parents Arthur and Margaret. A Celebration of Art's Life will be held at Foothills Centennial Centre in the Smith Room (204 Community Way, Okotoks, AB) on Saturday, April 19, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Alberta Children's Hospital Foundation, 2888 Shaganappi Trail N.W., Calgary, AB T3B 6A8 (Phone 403-955-8818) or to Heaven Can Wait Animal Rescue Foundation, Box 6131, High River, AB T1V 1P7 (Phone 403-601-2520). In living memory of Art Howe, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park.
Published in The Calgary Herald from Apr. 16 to Apr. 17, 2014