Juanita Howell

Juanita Howell

E. Stefan Morris

Obituary for Juanita Howell

Juanita Howell

April 19, 1930
to
June 21, 2018

Juanita Howell Passed away on June 21, 2018 was born a twin April 19, 1930 in Oshkosh, WI to Jack Howell and Corinne Coker. Both parents, brothers Walter Howell and Herman Adams; sisters Betty J. Sayles, Vera M. Harris and twin Jacqueline Howell-Busch, children Jaquline Lewis, Kirk Howell, Frank Howell and Denise Howell preceded her in transition. The family relocated to Kansas City in the late 1930’s. She attended Kansas City Missouri Public Schools, graduating from RT Coles Vocational High School in 1944. Juanita worked for ST. Lukes Hospital in the Radiology Department as an Xray technician, retiring in 1995. She worked as a family provider for the Guessdaner Family (who adored her dearly) for many years. She was a member of Macedonia Baptist Church since the early 1960’s, where she was baptized and sang in the church choir. She was feisty and full of energy. Her favorite sayings were; “Ain’t no damn recreation here”, “Let’s hit it”, “Hanky Panky” and of course “Motty Trotty”. Juanita was diagnosed with Alzheimer and Dementia in 2003, she fought a good fight and was surrounded by loved ones upon her transition. She leaves to cherish with fond memories daughters Cynthia Howell of Houston, Texas, Ann Coleman of Kansas City, Missouri, Rosezella Mitchell (Terry) of Kansas City, Missouri; sons Ronald Howell of Seattle, Washington, Frederick Howell (Janet) of Olathe, Kansas; grandchildren Ronika Brooks, Elica Howell, Makeba Howell, Shelion Howell, Montelle Howell, Mechelle Wangerin, Shannelle Everest, Maillia Baum, Natashaia Baum, Ronald Howell Jr., Jamhal coleman, Ariane Coleman, 37 great grandchildren, 30 great great grandchildren, a host of family and friends.

Memorial Celebration held Thursday, June 28, 2018, at Macedonia Baptist Church 1700 Linwood Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64109. Visitation 9 am Celebration 11 am Interment

Visitation Details

Date and Time:

Thursday, June 28, 2018 at 9:00 AM

Location:

Macedonia Baptist Church

1700 Linwood Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64109

Service Details

Date and Time:

Thursday, June 28, 2018 at
11:00 AM

Location:

Macedonia Baptist Church

1700 Linwood Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64109

Interment Details

Interment Type: Cemetery

Brookings Cemetery

Raytown, MO

Professional Services Entrusted to Elite Funeral Chapel 11525 Blue Ridge Blvd. Kansas City, MO. 64134. Tel: (816) 765-0141 Fax (816) 765-5500