Shirleen Howard

December 29, 1945 ~ December 30, 2020 (age 75)


Canfield- Shirleen Howard, 75, of Newton Square Drive, passed away at 2:20pm, Wednesday, December 30, 2020 at Sharon Regional Medical Center.


Ms. Howard was born December 29, 1945 in East Liverpool, Ohio; a daughter of the late George and Mary (Henson) Howard.


Shirleen held several Masters Degrees and worked as a psychologist at the Trumbull Correctional Institution and had taught at Kent State.


She was a member of the DAR and DUV.  She enjoyed gardening, sewing, cake decorating, was a civil wat buff and collector; and also an avid reader, but most of all she enjoyed helping care for her great niece and great nephew, Abby and Caleb.


She is survived by her brother, Gary (Dorothy) Howard of Tijeras, NM; nieces and nephews, Amy Valesko, Michael Turner, Camie Rock, George Howard, III, Cheri Gates, Wayne Ramsey, Jr. Deborah Ramsey, Timothy Ramsey, Michelle Snell, and Clint Howard; and several great nieces and great nephews.


In addition to her parents, Shirleen was also preceded in death by her siblings, Pat Ramsy, William Howard, Charles Howard, George Howard, Jr., Betty Turner, Kenneth Howard; and nephews, Rodney and Kenny Howard.


Private graveside services will be held at 1:30pm, Tuesday, January 5, 2021 at the Lisbon Cemetery.


Arrangements are in the care of the Eells-Leggett-Stauffer Funeral Home.


Memorial contributions may be made to the Christina House in Lisbon.


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Private Committal

Lisbon Cemetery
1 Elm Street
Lisbon, OH 44432

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