Howe, Doreen U
Howe (nee Hunt), Doreen Marie of Trenton, Ontario passed away at Waterford Retirement Residence, Kingston on Thursday January 11th, 2018 at the age of 78 years. Beloved wife of the late Peter Marvin Howe. Loving and proud mother of David Howe (Carla Silva), Stephen Howe (Erin Mitchell) and Jane Howe (Peter Ellis) and loving grandmother of Robin and Rachel. Doreen is survived by her sisters in law Mary Ellen McNaught (late David) and Susan Howe
(Sandy) and is predeceased by her sister Donalda Eastwood (late Keith). Fondly remembered by many nieces, nephews and friends.
Born and raised in Toronto, Ontario Doreen graduated from Queen's University (where she met Peter). Doreen was an excellent math teacher and guidance councillor for over two decades at Trenton High School, Belleville Collegiate Institute, and Quinte Secondary School. Doreen was also treasurer of numerous local community associations. In retirement, Doreen and Peter traveled the world. Proud honourary member of the Rotary Club of Trenton and active member of the King Street United Church for over 50 years. Her commitment to her community will always be remembered. One of Doreen’s passions was writing traditionally newsy letters and a vast array of festive cards to her international network of friends and family.
Cremation has taken place. Memorial visitation will be held at WEAVER - West, 170 Dundas Street West, Trenton ON, Thursday, January 18th, 2018 from 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. and again on Friday, January 19th, 2018 from 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. followed by a celebration of life at 11:00 a.m. in the West Chapel.
In lieu of flowers, donations to Ovarian Cancer Canada would be appreciated by the family. Online guest book and condolences at www.weaverfuneralhomes.com