Sally Howard, 77

Sally Regene Howard, 77, of Wabash, died at 4:20 a.m., Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2016, at Bickford Cottage in Wabash. 

She was born Oct. 7, 1938, in Wabash to James and Helen (Corder) Hale.

Sally graduated from Wabash High School in 1956. She married Billy Bob Howard in Wabash on February 10, 1957; he died December 6, 2013. She was a receptionist at the Honeywell Center in Wabash and later worked for BankOne in Plainfield and Indianapolis. She was a member of the Plainfield United Methodist Church. Her pastimes were coin collecting, her flowers, and walking. She loved her family and attended all her grandkids sporting events. She enjoyed photography and golfing with her husband. 

She is survived by four children, Lisa (Steve) Lengel of Urbana, Stacy (Frank) Davis and Tracy (Chris) Cutshaw, both of Plainfield, and Dennis (Julie) Howard of Lebanon; 22 grandchildren, six great-grandchildren; her brother, James (Mary) Hale of Fort Wayne, and her sister, Linda Glazier of Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.

She was also preceded in death by her parents, and her brother, George Hale.

Funeral services will be at 10 a.m., Saturday, August 20, 2016, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Avenue, Wabash. Burial will be in Falls Cemetery, Wabash. Friends may call Friday, Aug. 19, 2016, 4-7 p.m. at the funeral home.

Preferred memorials are Alzheimer's Foundation and Riley Hospital for Children.

The memorial guest book for Sally may be signed at


Posted on 2016 Aug 17