She was born October 20, 1931 to Michael and Myrtle Kerns in Springfield IL.
She is survived by four sons, Edward L. Piere, David E. Howe, Ralph E. Howe (Jackie), and Henry W. Howe (Daryl Ann); and one daughter, Edith I.
Black (Ken); six grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren.
No services will be held at her request.
sponsored According to two 2015 surveys, 62 percent of Americans do not have enough savings to handle an unexpected emergency, much less any long-term plans.