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.