Velma Jean Howe
August 1, 1940 – January 5, 2021
Velma Jean Howe, 80, of Springfield, passed away on January 5, 2021 at Heritage Health. She was born on August 1, 1940 in Springfield to Robert H. Carnduff and Velma Marie German.
Ms. Howe is survived by two sons: Michael E. Willhite of Springfield and Donald R. Willhite of Auburn, seven grandchildren, several great-grandchildren and one sister Sandra Clifford. She was preceded in death by two daughters: Pamela Sue Willhite and Bobbi Jo Roth, one brother Robert L. Carnduff and her beloved shih tzu Jonsey.
Velma was a home care caregiver who enjoyed interior and exterior painting. She was a Dallas Cowboys fan and an animal lover.
Cremation rites were accorded. Memorial contributions may be made to the Animal Protective League.