ANGELICA - Patricia A. Howe, 71, of 4388 County Rd. 16, passed away peacefully Sunday (April 20, 2014) at home surrounded by her family.
Born in Lewistown, Pa., June 12, 1942, the daughter of Spencer and Betty Jean (Jordan) Kline, she was a graduate of West Snyder High School ""Class of 1962"", and was retired from Sun-Tech in Pennsylvania as a Home Health Care Aide PCA. Patricia loved plastic canvas (once making a fully furnished doll house), she also enjoyed gardening, flowers, angels, collecting dolls, listening to Elvis, and helping the disabled or anybody in need. Her true passion was her children and grandchildren, of which she loved spending time with.
She was predeceased by her husband, Albert E. Howe Sr., on July 28, 2013, whom she married Aug. 4, 1978, also her daughter, Angela Lynn Harpster, and her sister, Florence Fox.
She is survived by 3 daughters, Sharon (Robert) Smith of Pennsylvania, Melissa (Dave) Ressler of Dalton, Lisa (Jim) Crandall of Angelica; her sister, Carol (Henry) Maurer of Pennsylvania; special friends, Jeff Thomas, Sandy Radler, and Duane Price; 3 stepchildren, Albert Howe Jr., John Howe and Lori Howe; 14 grandchildren, several great-grandchildren, 1 great-great-grandson and Lucy, her dog.
The family will be present today (April 23, 2014), from noon-3 p.m. at the Brown & Powers Funeral Home, 101 West Avenue, Angelica, where funeral services at 3 p.m., with the Rev. Marc Chamberlain officiating.
To send a remembrance please visit www.brownandpowersfuneralhomes.com.
Friends may make memorial contributions to: Comstock Hospice.