THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Frances M. Howarth
Issue Date: July 5, 2018
Frances M. (Krzych) Howarth, 93, of Marinette passed away Friday, June 29, 2018 at Rennes Health Care Center-East.
Born Aug. 12, 1924 on the family farm in Crivitz, to the late Antone and Frances (Niemojuski) Krzych, she moved to Marinette with her family as a young child and graduated from Marinette High School.
She married Leonard Pleshek and they divorced. She then married Joseph Howarth, Sr. and he passed away Jan. 16, 2012.
She worked at Fish Net and Twine for over 32 years and enjoyed time at camp and crocheting, but mostly loved time with family.
She is survived by two sons, Mark (Denise) Pleshek and Joe (Jen) Howarth, Jr., both of Peshtigo; two daughters, Debbie (Dave) Hannon of Marinette and Sandy (Fiancé Terry Bird) Ryan of Daggett; a brother, Julius (Arletta) Krzych of Marinette; two sisters, Rita Reske and Theresa (Jim) Steinhoff, both of Arizona and many grandchildren; great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by three brothers; five sisters; a son-in-law, Dale Ryan and a granddaughter, Heather Davis.
A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. Thielen Funeral Home of Marinette is assisting the family.