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Sarah Catherine Howell

January 9, 1923 - September 23, 2017

Sarah Catherine Howell, 94, of Hammondsville died on Saturday September 23, 2017 at the Carriage Inn Steubenville Oh.
She was born in Wellsville on January 9, 1923 a daughter of the late Wesley Jacob and Ella (Kenney) Wilson. Having lived her entire life in the area she worked at the Saline Township complex as a receptionist and also worked as an aide for the elderly. Sarah was a member of the former Irondale Nazarene Church. She always enjoyed taking care of her family and loved to go square dancing.
Sarah is survived by three sons: David Wesley Howell and companion Pam, Daniel Eugene Howell and wife Chris and Douglas Allen Howell and wife Cris all of Hammondsville; three daughters: Carol Ann Henry of Crescent City FL, Judy Lawrence and Laura Ellen Walters and her husband Roy both of Hammondsville; thirteen grandchildren and ten great grandchildren which included Tricia Morris and Jordan McElroy, her two special granddaughters that were always there to take care of her.
In addition to her parents Sarah was preceded in death by her husband Arvil Howell whom she married August 11, 1941; three brothers Ralph Wesley Wilson, Robert James Wilson, and Morris Gail Wilson.
The Family would like to thank the aides and nurses of the Carriage Inn for the exceptional care that they provided.
Services will be held at the Wellsville Chapel of the Martin MacLean Altmeyer Funeral Homes on Wednesday September 27, 2017 at 11 AM with Pastor Dirk Hall Officiating.
Family will be present to receive friends on Tuesday September 26, 2017 from 2-4 and 6-8 pm at the funeral home.
Friends and family may view this obituary sign the guest book and leave online condolences at or by visiting the funeral homes facebook page.

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Time: 2:00 pm

Service Information

Date: Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Time: 11:00 am

Date: Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Cemetery Information

Date: Wednesday, September 27, 2017


Spring Hill Cemetery

Wellsville, Ohio 43968

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