Anna M. Howard

Avon, Indiana

Sep 4, 1936 – Aug 23, 2019 (Age 82)


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PRAIRIE CITY - Anna M. Howard, 82, of Avon, passed away at 6:20 p.m. Friday, Aug. 23, 2019, at Prairie City Rehab and Health Care Center, Prairie City.
She was born Friday, Sept. 4, 1936, in Bushnell, the daughter of Floyd and Anna Schisler Chambers. She married Kenneth W. Howard on May 14, 1955, in Bushnell, and he preceded her in death on Nov. 11, 2012.
Anna is survived by her children Patty (Mike) Muhleman of Stronghurst, Debbie (Dan) Knapp of Avon, Mike Howard (Mary Keith) of Avon, and Kevin Howard of Avon; two grandchildren Amy (Jason) Ford and Joshua Muhleman, and two great-grandchildren Anna and Jonathan Ford; one brother, Wayne Chambers; one sister, Dorothy Chenoweth; and one sister-in-law, Bertie.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, and brothers Cliff, Dick and David.
Anna worked at Admirals in Galesburg. Her dogs were her life, she had always had a dog since 1969. She was a homemaker and enjoyed quilting, crocheting and gardening.
Graveside Service will be 11 a.m. Aug. 27, 2019, at Avon Cemetery. There will be no visitation. Memorials may be made to W.I.A.R in Monmouth. Online condolences may be made at Wise Family Funeral Home in Avon is in charge of arrangements.

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My deepest sympathy to Anna's family. I loved working with Anna at Maytag, but even better was learning one day, that we were related,when we found out that we both had a Grandpa Schisler, and they were's a small world.

RIP Mom! Love You