Regan Lance Howe June 17, 1949 – March 13, 2019 Share this obituary Sign Guestbook| Send Sympathy Card Regan Lance Howe, 69 of Tomah, passed away peacefully on Thursday, March 13, 2019 at Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Tomah. He was born on June 17,1949 to Abner Lynn and Rose Marie (Jones) Howe in La Crosse. As a young man, in 1969, Regan enlisted into the United States Navy and proudly served his country. After his discharge from the Navy, he attended classes at WWTC in woodworking and carpentry. Throughout his lifetime, Regan worked for the Corp of Engineers, as a mechanic for the Navy, an assembler for the Chrysler Company, painted houses with his father at Ft. McCoy and even though it was physically challenging, chopping wood, which he would always say “it keeps me healthy.” Regan had a kind and gentle spirit, he loved children and adored his many nieces and nephews. Regan was very proud of his military services and cherished the relationships he made along the way and with his fellow veterans at the Tomah VA Medical Center. Being an avid outdoorsman, Regan’s favorite moments were found in nature; fishing, hunting, camping, and travelling always brought him joy and contentment. As a gifted story teller, he was able to draw a person into a story of his latest adventure and his quick witty sense of humor offered a lightheartedness when times were rough. He was a loving brother, uncle, great uncle, comrade who will be sadly missed by those that loved him. He is survived by his siblings, Leon Howe, Teresa (Jimmy) Luther, Jeanette Bjorge, Malvin Howe, Shelia (Terry) Slack, William Howe, Frank Howe, Judy (significant other Allan Smith) Howe, Ken Howe, and Christina Howe, 16 nieces and nephews, 21 great nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, an infant brother, Gregory Allen, a brother, Stanley Howe, and many aunts and uncles. A Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, March 19, 2019, 3:00 P.M. at Coulee Region Cremation Group, 133 Mason Street, Onalaska, WI. Pastor Travis Cox will officiate. Burial will be in the Greenmound Cemetery, Holmen, with military honors. Relatives and friends are invited for a time of visitation on Tuesday, 1:00 P.M. until the time of the service. The Sonnenburg Family Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be given at www.sonnenburgfamilyfh.com SERVICES Visitation Tuesday, March 19, 2019 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM Coulee Region Cremation Group 133 Mason Street Onalaska, WI 54650-7033 Get Directions on Google Maps Funeral Service Tuesday, March 19, 2019 3:00 PM Coulee Region Cremation Group 133 Mason Street Onalaska, WI 54650-7033 Get Directions on Google Maps Print Obituary Sign Guestbook Name: Location: Email: Please keep my message private Personal Message: Personal Message (required) Required Confirmation: Submit Guestbook entry
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Regan Lance Howe June 17 1949 March 13 2019.
Death notice for the town of: Tomah, state: Wisconsin