Kathleen M. “Kathy” Howard

July 09, 1951 ‒ February 16, 2003

Ostrander, Ohio

Kathleen M. “Kathy” Howard, age 51 of Ostrander passed away early Sunday, February 16, 2003 at Heartland of Marysville following a courageous battle against breast cancer.

She was born July 9, 1951 in Alliance, received bachelors degree in marketing and masters degree in business administration from The Ohio State University. Kathy worked 32 years as the marketing planning manager for Chemical Abstracts Service in Columbus.

A member of St. Mary Catholic Church, Delaware, she enjoyed working, music, flower gardening, collecting ducks, and especially her grandson Dean.

Survived by her husband of 33 years: Richard, Daughter: Kimberly “Kim” Begley of Powell, Grandson: Dean “DJ”, Father and Mother: Bernard & Helen Haessly Frank of Alliance, and best friend Liz Shirley.

Friends may call Tuesday 6-9 p.m., prayer service 7:00 at DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, 75 W. William St. (SR 36) Delaware. Mass of Christian Burial will be Wednesday 10:00 a.m., at St. Mary Church, Delaware, Fr. David Sizemore Celebrant, interment St. Mary Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers donations in Kathy’s name to Komen Breast Cancer Foundation, 5005 LBJ Freeway, Suite 250, Dallas, TX 75244.