Genelle Renee Phillips Howell

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  • "My heart goes out to you all at this time, Genelle was such..."
    - Candace Mudge
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Genelle Renee Phillips Howell August 15, 1956 – January 23, 2013 Genelle Renee Phillips Howell, age 56, passed away January 23, 2013, at her Sunnyside, Utah home. She was born August 15, 1956, in Oak Creek, CO, to Boyd J. Phillips and Myrtle E. Whaley. Genelle was raised in Palisade, CO, attended Palisade High School, Mesa College, College of Eastern Utah, and Kaplan College. Her beautiful spirit and generous heart will always be remembered and will live on through the lives she touched. She married Jerry Howell, June 27, 1977. She is survived by her husband, Jerry; sons, Shawn (Briana) Howell, and Chase Howell, both of Vernal; daughter-in-law, Jamie Howell and grandsons, Zachary and Memphis Howell, of Price; parents, Boyd and Myrtle Phillips, Grand Junction, CO; brother, Ronald (Delores) Phillips, Grand Junction, CO; sister, Twila (Mark) Berry, Pueblo, CO; very special nieces and nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins, and all of her special friends, Dr. Glenn and Linda Etzel, and Jorja Jaramillo and Candy Jaramillo. Genelle is preceded in death by her sister, Ginger Rose Phillips Sagrillo Etcheverry. A memorial Mass, is scheduled for Saturday, January 26, 2013, at 11:00 a.m., at Good Shepherd Catholic Church, East Carbon, Utah. You are welcome to share memories of Genelle online at
Published in The Daily Sentinel on Jan. 25, 2013