Mary E. Howe, 87, of New Haven, died on January 9, 2013, at Parkview Regional Medical Center.
Born in Columbia City, she retired from General Electric. Among survivors are her daughter, Maxine (Jim) Bailey of Gobles, Mich.; three sons, Gaylord (Kay) Howe of Bluffton, Marvin (Juanita) Howe of Colorado Springs, Colo., Ivan (Sandra) Howe of Decatur; 11 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Waveland; daughter, Donna Howe; parents, Albert and Elma Crabill; two brothers and three sisters.
Visitation will be from 2-5 p.m. on Sunday, January 13, at Hockemeyer & Miller Funeral Home, 6131 St. Joe Road, Fort Wayne.
Funeral services will be at 1:30 p.m. Monday, January 14, at the funeral home.
Burial will follow at Greenlawn Memorial Park.
Preferred memorials to American Cancer Society or S.P.C.A.
Online condolences may be made at www.hockemeyermillerfh.com .