Vicki Sue Howell, 69, of Wabash, died at 5:16 p.m., Thursday, July 2, 2020 at her daughter’s home in Lagro. She was born April 21, 1951, in Gibson County, to Forrest and Ruth (Corn) Miller.
Vicki was a 1969 graduate of Fort Wayne Snider High School. She married Okie Howell, Jr. at the Laketon Wesleyan Church on Sept. 1, 1995. She worked at Heckman Bindery in North Manchester, was an EMT, and a homemaker. She was a former member of the Silver Lake Wesleyan Church. She enjoyed her dogs, gardening, planting trees, music and reading. She especially loved her family.
She is survived by her husband, Okie Howell, Jr. of Wabash; four daughters, Rebecca Homan of Naples, Fla., Jennifer (Jared) Cooper of Leesburg, Christina (Ed) Homan-Church of Lagro, and Cynthia (Mark) Reed of Warsaw; mother, Ruth Miller of Wabash; twelve grandchildren, Jared, Michelle, Mickey, Jason, Makayla, Madison, Olivia, Grayson, Addison, Mason, Harrison and Anderson; three great grandchildren, Emma, Evan, and Lillian; two brothers, Rick (Susan) Miller of Lagro, and Randy Miller of Wabash; one sister, Debbie (Brad) Frieden of Wabash; three step children, six step grandchildren, and two step great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her father, Forrest Miller.
Funeral services will be noon Monday, July 6, 2020 at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Avenue, Wabash. Friends may call 10 a.m.-noon Monday, at the funeral home. Burial will be in Memorial Lawns Cemetery, Wabash, at a later date.
Preferred memorials are the Multi Township EMS in Warsaw or the Pike County Historical Society.