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Lila Marion Howes

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“RIP Ms. Lila... I will truly miss you and our chats at the casino! ”
1 of 6 | Posted by: Peggy Leatherman - Battle Creek, MI

“I remember Lila as I was growing up. I loved going to her house. She was one of the sweetest ladies I have ever met. I felt bad that I was unable...Read More »
2 of 6 | Posted by: Cathy Spinelli - Vicksburg, MI

“There is no doubt she was some of the glue in a wonderful family. I so enjoyed having the opportunity to spend time with her and her daughter Carol...Read More »
3 of 6 | Posted by: Alan Campbell - Crystal Beach, FL

“I am so sorry to hear about Lila. I work at Firekeepers Casino, and am a slot attendant. I always looked forward to seeing Lila on Saturdays when...Read More »
4 of 6 | Posted by: Stephany Looper - Battle Creek, MI

“I lived going to Tom and Lila's house when growing up. It was always a good time. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family. ”
5 of 6 | Posted by: Dennis and Connie Howes - MI

“I remember how she happy and outgoing she was when I cared for her. ever since I have met her. She will be greatly missed. ”
6 of 6 | Posted by: Linda Blair - Kalamazoo, MI

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Lila was born on January 21, 1915 and passed away on Wednesday, October 12, 2016.

Lila was a resident of Galesburg, Michigan at the time of passing.

He was a 1935 graduate of W.K. Kellogg High School.

The Memorial Service to celebrate Lila's life will be held on Saturday October 22nd at 11:00 a.m. at the Farley Estes Dowdle Funeral Home Cremation Care Richland Chapel 9170 East D Avenue M-89 with the Rev. Robert G. Muirhead officiating. Lila's family will greet friends on Saturday from 10:00 a.m. until service time at the funeral home. Private family interment will be held in North Athens MI Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions in Lila's honor may be directed to the Kalamazoo County Humane Society 4239 S. Westnedge Avenue Kalamazoo 49008.