Park Lawn Northland Chapel
1640 N. State Route 291
Liberty, MO 64068
(816) 781-8228


1924 - 2014 | Obituary Condolences
Michel Pauline "Mickey" (Banes) Howard, 89, a 54-year resident of Liberty, died August 11, 2014, at Liberty Hospital. She was born October 14, 1924, in Kansas City, MO, where she spent part of her childhood. She also lived in Raytown and Warrensburg as a young teenager. She was the younger of two daughters of Herbert L. and Sylvia M. (Tygart) Banes. Along with her parents and sister, Mildred L. Cooper, Pauline was preceded in death by her husband of nearly 60 years, George F. Howard. Also preceding her in death are two sisters-in-law, Hazel Hunt and Mildred Tygart; a brother- in-law; Loyd Howard; and aunt, Bessie Carder. Pauline loved travel, singing, photography and genealogy. She also enjoyed gardening with her husband and was a true Royals baseball fan. Pauline was active in various organizations through the years. She was a member of the Mo-Kan Daylily Society, VFW Post 4043 Auxiliary, Sarah Lewis Boone Chapter of the DAR, Cameo Society DAR, Johnson County (MO) Historical Society and South Liberty Baptist Church. Survivors include her daughter, Patricia Lynch (Gerald); son, Norman Howard; granddaughter, Megan Lynch (Kayce Davis); brother-in-law, Herbert Howard (Nila); and numerous nieces, nephews and their families. Pauline loved her family and friends and will be greatly missed. Visitation will be held from 7-8:30 pm Thursday, August 14, at the Park Lawn Northland Chapel, I-35 at State Route 291, Liberty. A funeral service celebrating Pauline's life will be held at 1:00 pm Friday, August 15, at the Park Lawn Northland Chapel. Graveside services will be at 3:30 pm Friday at Sunset Hill Cemetery, Warrensburg. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions are suggested to South Liberty Baptist Church or to the . You may share a message with the family or sign an on- line guest book via www.parklawnfunerals.com. Arrangements: Park Lawn Northland Chapel (816) 781-8228.
Published in Kansas City Star on Aug. 13, 2014
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