Ellen M. Howard

Ellen M. Howard, 84, of Stillwater, passed away recently.

Ellen was preceded in death by her husband, John G. Howard, and parents, Anton and Maria (Beerwerth) Brockmann. She is survived by her son, Richard (Norrine); grandchildren, Gregg (Jenise) and Lisa Alton; great-grandchildren, Gage, Maya, Lauren & Sydney; sisters, Hildegard (Herbert) Schmitz and Marianne (Helmut) Golombeck; brothers, Rudi (Getrud) Brockmann and Norbert (Monika) Brockmann; sisters-in-law, May Dee Stoltzman and Addie Lee (Paul) Bjorgen; brother-in-law, Ray (Shirley) Howard, and many other relatives and friends.

A memorial service for Ellen is 10 a.m. Friday, Jan. 11, 2013, at Simonet Funeral Home, 6429 Osgood Ave. North in Stillwater. Visitation is one hour prior to service at the funeral home. Interment is at Fort Snelling National Cemetery

Simonet Funeral Home, 651-439-7770, www.simonetfuneralhome.com