Irene Lucille Howe, age 90, of Tecumseh, passed away January 1, 2020. Irene was born December 15, 1929 in Detroit, Michigan the daughter of Walter and Anna (Wiacek) Kryzaniak. She married Robert Howe and he preceded her in death in 2003. She was a graduate of Chadsey High School in Detroit. Irene was a member of St. Elizabeth Catholic Church and the Knights of Columbus. She was an avid bowler and golfer into her eighties. Irene was a loving mother and grandmother as well as a great grandmother who cherished her time with family and friends and enjoyed life to the fullest. Irene is survived by her children, Ken (Jane) Howe, Cathy (Robert) Fagerman, Mark Howe, Derek Howe, Keith Howe and Khris (Sharry) Howe; 6 grandchildren, Andrea, Melissa, Karlee, Kacee, Adam and Randy; and 2 great grandchildren, Myles and Fletch. She was preceded in death by her parents and siblings, Harry, Chester, Jeannie and Romulda (Ronnie). A Mass of the Christian Burial will be 12:00 PM (noon) Monday, January 6, 2020 at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church, 506 N. Union Street, Tecumseh with Fr. Daniel Wheeler as celebrant. Burial will follow in Brookside Cemetery, Tecumseh. Visitation will be 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM at the church preceding the Mass on Monday. Memorials in Irene's memory may be made to the Parkinson's Research or Elara Hospice of Howell, Michigan. www.PurseFuneralHome.com
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