HOWES, Karen Frances - Peacefully with her family by her side on Wednesday, October 19, 2016.
Dear daughter of Dolores Mendes De Franca and the late Denis.
Beloved wife of Allan Howes.
Loving mother of Gillian Harris (Bradley) and Kristin Sauve (Christopher).
Dear step mother of Jeremy Howes, Shelby Howes (Reginald) and the late Korin Howes.
Lovingly remembered by 4 grandchildren; Carter and Sawyer Harris, Meadow Howes and Sybil Saint-Dic.
Dear sister of Paul Mendes De Franca, Denise Boardman, Wayne Mendes De Franca (Debbie) and Troy Mendes De Franca (Leo).
Cherished by her many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
A funeral service will be held in the Burke Funeral Home Chapel, Belleville on Monday, October 24th, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. Visitation commencing from 1:00 p.m. until the time of the service. A reception will follow the service upstairs in the Terrace Lounge.
Memorial donations to the Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Brain Injury Association (Quinte District).