Jean E. Howard

Nov. 19, 1919 - Dec. 30, 2011

Jean E. Howard, of Waukesha, passed away peacefully on Friday, Dec. 30, 2011, at her home, at the age of 92 years. She was born on Nov. 19, 1919 in Shawno, the daughter of George and Eva Greb. Jean married the love of her life, Herman W. Howard, on March 18, 1944. She enjoyed bowling, watching TV and playing computer games.

Jean will be sadly missed by her children, Jeanette Schneidewind of Fennimore, Diana Howard of Waukesha, Nancy (Julius Seiecinski) Howard of West Allis, Darlene Avila of Waukesha, and Robert (Susan) Howard of Riverview, Fla.; grandchildren, Ronald Schneidewind Jr. of Madison, Brian Schneidewind of Madison, Robert J. Avila of Pewaukee, Joshua Howard of Fla., Cassidy Howard of Fla., and Cheyenne Howard of Fla.; great-grandchildren, Alyce Jordan and Trevor. She is further survived by sister, Jeanette Wade; nieces, Jane Elmer and Ann Hughes; and a nephew, John Hughes. Jean is preceded in death by her husband, Herman (1965); son, James A. Howard; sister, Georgia; two grandsons, Louis and Cory Schneidewind.

The visitation for Jean will be held from 11 a.m. until the 1 p.m. funeral service on Monday, Jan. 9, 2012, at the Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, 237 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha, WI 53188. Burial to follow at Prairie Home Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the family appreciated.

Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Pre-Planning Services is serving the family. For online obituary or to leave a condolence, please visit www.WaukeshasFuneralHome.com, or call 262-542-6609.