Racine – Richard Bruce Howe, 75, passed away at All Saints Hospital on Sunday, October 8, 2017. He was born in Racine on August 29, 1942, the son of the late Harry and Esther (nee: Erickson) Howe.
Due to his social personality he enjoyed working with the public, and worked many years managing the Kohl’s Food Store on Durand Avenue, and later as a Sales Representative for Dominik Beverages. In his free time he liked motorcycling, walking in the woods with his dog, and working in his yard. Richard was known to many and will be missed by everyone that knew him.
Richard is survived by his children Rick (Geraldine) Howe, Mark Howe, and Tracy (Mike) Saldana all of Racine; grandchildren Fallynn, Collin, Elijah, Derrick, Michale, and Andrew; brothers Dave (Jeannie) Howe and Jerry (Judy) Howe both of Racine, and sister Beverly (Ebby) Dertinger of Marysville, Washington; his former wife Marilyn Vandenberg of Racine; as well as many other relatives and friends.
Graveside services will be held at Holy Cross Cemetery (5600 Holy Cross Road, Caledonia) at 2:30pm on Friday, October 13, 2017, led by Rev. Richard Doering.