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Obituary: Stephanie Lynn Witt Howard, 39, Burkesville, KY

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Stephanie Lynn Witt Howard, age 39, of Scotts River DR, Burkesville, KY, passed away at her residence on Sunday January 9, 2011.

Funeral services were held on Wednesday, January 19, 3pmET, at Hessel-Cheslek Funeral Home, 88 E. Division ST (MAP), Sparta, Michigan funeral home. Burial is in Hilton Cemetery (MAP), Casnovia, MI. Friends met the family at the funeral home from 2pmET, until the hour of the funeral on Wednesday, January 19, 2011.

Those who wish may make memorial contributions to assist the family with expenses at the Hessel-Cheslek Funeral Home.

Stephanie Lynn Witt Howard, Burkesville, KY (1971-2011)

She was born on Sunday, April 25, 1971 in Grand Rapids, MI, the daughter of Stephen L. and Margaret Austin Witt. She died Sunday, January 9, 2011, in Burkesville, KY, at the age of 39 years, 8 months, and 15 days.

She was a homemaker. She was preceded in death by her husband, Blanton Howard, her paternal grandparents, George D. and Ruth E. Witt, her maternal grandparents, Lowell and Reba Austin and her uncle, Robert Austin.

Survivors include the following:
  • Her parents: Stephen and Margaret Witt of Kent City, MI

  • Her children: Steven Morgan Howard and Clayton Ryan Howard, both of Burkesville, KY

  • Her brother: James Allen Witt of Kent City, MI

  • Her sisters: Molly (and Scott) Best of Sparta, MI; and Sara Jean Witt of Kent City, MI

  • Three nephews also survive.
Local Professional services provided by Norris-New Funeral Home, 601 N. Main ST (MAP), Burkesville, KY.

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Remembering Stephanie Witt Howard, Burkesville, KY

2011-01-23 - 601 N. Main ST, Burkesville, KY - Photo from Norris & New Funeral Home.
Stephanie Lynn Witt Howard, Cumberland Co., KY (1971-2011)

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