Betty A. Howard
Betty A. Howard
  • November 15, 1936 - October 29, 2017
  • Westbrook, Maine

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Westbrook- Betty Ann Howard, 80, formerly of Shepley St. in Portland, passed away on October 29, 2017 at Springbrook Center. She was born on November 15, 1936 in Bangor, the eldest daughter of Norman and Ruth (Redmond) Alley.

Betty Ann graduated from Bangor High School in 1955 and came to Portland with her family to find a job. She worked for many years in the Portland School Department and at the Portland Public Library. She was later a secretary at King Middle School. After retiring, she joined the Salvation Army delivering Meals on Wheels.

In addition to her parents, she was pre-deceased by her husband, Virgil Howard in 1982.

She is survived by her sisters, Norma S. Alley of Payton, AZ, Josephine M. Leonard of Ridgecrest, CA and Patricia R. Apt of Westbrook. She is also survived by seven nieces and nephews.

The family would like to thank the staff at Springbrook for their exceptional care for Betty Ann over the
last 3 years.

A graveside service will be held at 1 pm on Friday, November 3, 2017 at Woodlawn Cemetery in Westbrook.

Arrangements are by Jones Rich & Barnes Funeral Home, Portland.