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Obituary for Martha S. Howle

Services for Martha S. (Stewart) Howle, 98, of Willoughby, will be held at 1 PM on Thursday, May 21, 2020 at Davis-Babcock Funeral Home, 4154 Clark Avenue, Willoughby.

Mrs. Howle passed away Monday, May 18, 2020 at Fairmount Health Center in Willoughby.

Born July 17, 1921 in Youngstown, she had lived in Lyndhurst for 55 years, before moving to Willoughby in 2004.

She enjoyed square dancing, sewing, cake decorating and spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.

Survivors include her children, Arthur E. (Diane) Howle, Jr., Harold A. (Glynn) Howle and Virginia L. (David) Woodring; grandchildren, Wendy (Chad) Hawley, Jill (Joe) Brandenburg, Susan (Bill) Alexander, Erik (Dawn) Howle, Jeff Howle, Kris (Erin) Howle, Kirk (Cindy) Howle, Bonnie (Preston) Coblentz and Bethany (Philip) Yates; great-grandchildren, Mikayla, Landon, Kelsey, Titus, Genesis, Karis, Selah, Lilah, Kendall, Ozma, Bliss, Zane, Trey, Gemma, Luke, Johnny, Haley and Elise.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 65 years, Arthur E. Howle, Sr. on February 14, 2006. Her parents, Albert and Mabel (Kerr) Stewart and siblings, Courtney Stewart, Myron Stewart, Lucille Herbst and Ann Wiegand are also deceased.

Final resting place will be in Western Reserve Memorial Gardens, Chester Township.

In lieu of flowers, the family encourages contributions to Ohio Living Home Health and Hospice, 38879 Mentor Avenue, Willoughby, OH 44094.