Eric “Ervin” Howell



It is with tender hearts that we announce the passing of Eric “Ervin” Howell at Drayton Valley Hospital and Care Centre on Friday, October 13, 2017 at the age of 87 years.

Ervin will be greatly missed by his loving wife, Ida; children, Sharon (Dwayne) Clinton, Karen Sundman (Tom Hiscock), Debbie Howell (Derek Hals), Shawn (Danielle) Howell and Judy (Terry) Levesque; 12 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; sister, Melissa (Robert) Allen; sisters-in-law, Dorothy (Hubert) Elliott and Beatrice Ralph, as well as several extended family and friends.

Ervin is predeceased by his parents, Martha and William Howell; sister, Marina Ogan and brother, Wellmore “Fats” Howell.

The Howell family would like to extend their appreciation to Dr. Murphy and the fantastic staff at Drayton Valley Hospital for the wonderful care and compassion provided to Ervin during his illness.

Memorial donations in Ervin’s name may be made directly to the Cross Cancer Institute or to Drayton Valley Health Services Foundation – Palliative Care.

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All Saints Anglican Church - Drayton Valley

5212 47 Ave, Drayton Valley, AB T7A 1S4

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Tammy Hynes

Thinking of you Aunt Ida and your family during this difficult time. I hope you find strength in your memories and they help bring you peace. Tammy

Sharon, Brady and Destinee Stuckless

Sorry we can’t be with you at this time I had a a great time when I was up there in May spending time with him he was a great man and he will surely be missed him and Kelsey are up looking down on us now god love them both hugs and kisses from all of us

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