Virginia G. “Ginny” Howard

MORRIS, IL. – Virginia G. “Ginny” Howard, age 65 of Morris, Illinois and formerly Skandia, Michigan, passed away Wednesday December 19, 2012 in Morris, Illinois.

Born October 29, 1947 in Ishpeming City, Michigan, Virginia was a daughter of the late Alfred Charles and Phyllis Carolyn Johnson- Dowe.

She was a graduate of Marquette Senior High School and a former member of the Jaycees in Marquette.

Survivors include her children: Peter Howard (Patti Quiron) of South Glen Falls, NY, Phyllis Johnson of Skandia, Lewis Howard of Sheboygan, Wisconsin, Sandra Borchert (Allen) of Morris and Theodore Howard (Lori) of Ishpeming City; (10) grandchildren; (10) great grandchildren; two brothers; three sisters, and numerous nieces and nephews, as well as special friends.

Ginny was preceded in death by her parents and step-mother Alice Smith.

A graveside memorial service will be held on Monday May 27, 2013 at 11:00AM in Northland Chapel Gardens Cemetery in Negaunee, Michigan. Pastor Ardy Johnson will officiate.

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Funeral services and arrangements were made under the direction and care of Reeves Funeral Homes, Ltd. in Morris, Illinois. (815/942-2500).