Reona J. Howard

Feb. 2, 1934 - July 17, 2009


Reona J. Howard, 75, passed away Friday, July 17, 2009. Reona was born Feb. 2, 1934, in Farmington, Ill., to William and Lois Aucutt.

Reona is survived by her sister, Myrna (Bill) Ziebell; nieces, Julie (Bob) Ambler and Jenna (Tom) Preibisch; nephew, William (Michelle) Ziebell; and grandchildren, Jennifer and Brandon.

She is preceded in death by her son, James Howard; her parents; and her brother, William Aucutt.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, July 22 at Pagenkopf Funeral Home, with a visitation starting at noon. Interment will follow at Delafield City Cemetery.

Memorials are suggested to the Humane Society.  

Reona was raised in Delafield and attended Oconomowoc High School. She then married Neil Howard, who was in the Army, and they traveled extensively in the United States and Germany while Neil was stationed there. Reona then settled in El Paso, Texas, for 30 years before moving back to Brookfield this past year. Reona was a former member of the Red Hat Society and of TOPS.