Descendants of Edward Howe
172. Minor H.10 Howe ( Orville9, Lucius8, Solomon7, Jeremiah6, Jeremiah5, Jeremiah4, Jeremiah3, Jeremiah2, Edward1) was born April 03, 1878 in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, and died April 19, 1940 in Akron , Ohio. He married (1) Minnie M. White April 24, 1901 in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, daughter of George White and Catherine Cast. He married (2) Alice L. Squires Abt. 1920 in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio. He married (3) Julia Robinson Aft. 1937 in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio.
5/17/97 Minor Howe was 62 when he died. He passed away on Friday morning at home. He had been ill for five days. He lived in Cuyahoga Falls for many years. Funeral services were held at Weller funeral home. He is buried at Oakwood Cemetery.
7/29/96 - The account thus far comes from the Cuyahoga Falls Reporter newspaper article written September 8, 1916 recording her death. She died following an operation at People's Hospital in Akron. The immediate cause of death coming from peritonitis. She died on a Friday and funeral services were held Saturday at her home on Stow Street. Rev. E. A. Miller of the Methodist Church officiating. Minnie is buried at Oakwood Cemetery in Cuyahoga Falls.
Among those who came to the funeral services were: Mr. and Mrs. Amos White and family of Akron; Mr. and Mrs John Millward, Ravenna; Mr. and Mrs. Frank Elsbeck, Cleveland; Mr. And Mrs. A. S. Edgar, Copley; Mr. and Mrs J. E. Edgar, Bath; Mr. and Mrs. Charles Howe, Boston.
According to Dorothy M. Howe daughter-in-law, Minnie was pregnant in the tubes and was operated on following injuries after falling down a flight of stairs.
6/15/97 Was a life long resident of Cuyahoga Falls, she died on a Saturday night and was 59 years of age. Funeral services were held a Weller Funeral Home. She was buried on a Tuesday. Rev. F. Strickler of the Church of Christ officiated, She was a long life member of the Church of Christ.
Children of Minor Howe and Minnie White are:
184 i. Ruth Edna11 Howe, born September 14, 1901 in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio; died March 27, 1981 in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio.
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185 ii. Ralph M. Howe, born March 11, 1911 in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio; died December 19, 1980 in Barberton, Ohio.
7/6/95 Information to date reveals that Ralph spent at least one year in the federal prison at Leavenworth. The charge may have been bad conduct. He was arrested in Germany for molesting a boy. The entire circumstance needs further investigation. Despite this Ralph was buried with veterans honors which included a flag and a letter signed by then President Ronald Reagon for service to his country.
Further, every holiday that honors military service men a flag is placed at his gravestone. It is not know what if any part his brother Charles played in getting him out of prison or his job at Burt Greenwald Chevrolet in Akron. The were about's of the flag is said to be with Helen McNulty's daughter Ruthy. The letter is with Jim R. Howe and his medals Robert C. Howe.
6/15/97 1943, Served in WWII, received medals for sharp shooter, bravery, honor. 1951, Served one year in prison for bad conduct. In 1952, he came back home and lived with his brother Charles and his wife Dorothy. Then in 1954, he left home about the same time Dorothy Ann was born. He worked at Burt Greenwald Chevrolet for many years. Was a heavy drinker mostly liquor. Lived in the Kenmore district of Akron, Ohio. Lived with his brother Charles and family several times. 1980, His final years were spent in the North Hill region of Akron. December 19, 1980, Died in Barberton hospital, Barberton ,Ohio. Never married.
186 iii. Charles O.11Howe, born March 10, 1913 in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio; died November 27, 1987 in Akron, Ohio.