Craig F. Howe

Craig Franklin Howe was born April 25, 1954 in Belle Plaine, IA, the son of Stanford and Shirley (Dorman) Howe. He married Rebecca Braye in 1974, and they later divorced. Craig married Chris Williams in 1996. He was employed with Tama Meat Packing for many years. Craig enjoyed fishing, hunting, dirt bikes and three wheelers.

Craig passed away on Sunday, June 7, 2020 at his residence at the age of 66. He is preceded in death by his parents. Craig is survived by his children, Heather (Valjean) Bear of Tama, Stacy (Manuel) Alvarez of Marshalltown, Megan (Rigo) Banda of Tama, Stanley Howe of Elberon and Nathan Howe of Williamsburg; 12 grandchildren, five great-grandchildren; three brothers, Dewey Wilfong of Chelsea, Greg Bacon of Chelsea and Tim Howe of Cedar Rapids; six sisters, Billee (Scott) Blain of Montezuma, Crystal (Jerry) Junge of Keystone, Shirlene (Larry) Spinler of Chelsea, Tonya (Al) Chemlik of Tama, Theresa Catron of Traer and Starla Howe of Enid, OK and many cousins, nieces and nephews.

Please direct memorials to 141 Edgewood Dr., Tama, IA  52339.


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