Jeanne Marie (nee Cribben) Howard, 61, of Beloit, Wis., passed away Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013, in the comfort of her home, with her husband Bill.
She was born Oct. 27, 1952, to Mary (nee Ryan) and Edward Cribben in Beloit.
Jeanne attended George S. Parker High School in Janesville, Wis., and was employed with Walmart. She was a beloved Wife, Mother, Sister, Aunt and Grandma. Jeanne blessed others with a beautiful smile and words of wisdom. She worked with Hope Royale of Bethany, Mo., with restoration of people and ministering Jesus Christ. Jeanne lived in Janesville until 1990, and moved to Port Charlotte, Fla. She and her husband moved to Bethany in 2008. Jeanne enjoyed ministry, music, painting, gardening and serving others.
She will be greatly missed by her family and friends.
Jeanne is survived by her husband of 15 years, William “Bill” Howard; children, Michael (Rozena) Reents and Natalie (Harold) Terry; stepdaughters, Kelly Osmond and Brittany (Kyle) Baltrusch; sisters, Mary Jo Ryder, Therese (John) Falder, Kate (Mike) Hohenstein, Barbara Cribben and Laurie (John) Coyne; brothers, Gerard (Cindy) Cribben and Patrick Cribben; grandchildren, Timothy, Joshua, Jinyah, Kaydence, Brandon and Kaylei; and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her sister, Mckayla Cribben; her parents, Edward and Mary Cribben; stepfather, Harvey Roever; and her husband of 24 years, Dennis Reents.
She will be laid to rest at Indian Springs Cemetery in Punta Gorda, Fla. Online condolences may be made at www.robersonfuneralhome.com.