Karon L. Howton

Karon L. Howton age 68 of Highland, IL born January 30, 1944 in Granite City, IL passed away 9:09pm Tuesday July 31, 2012 at her residence.

She was a 1962 graduate of Granite City High School and at one time was a secretary for A.G. Edwards Company.  She was a talented musician, an avid reader, and loved dogs.

She was preceded in death by her parents Roy and Nellie nee Fields Largent, and a sister Nelda Largent.

She is survived by three daughters Lori (Kenneth) Davis of St. Louis, MO, Patty Lawrence of Wichita KS, Gina (Kent) Trebing of Edwardsville, IL, seven grandchildren Matthew (Ashley) Means of St. Louis, MO, Kimberly (Chris) Steuterman of Webster Groves, MO, Christy Lawrence of Wichita, KS, Michele Lawrence of North Carolina, Tiffany Lawrence of Wichita, KS, Teresa (Michael) McBrien of Bethalto, IL, Kerri (Manuel) Tyler of Bethalto, IL, three step grandchildren Jarrett (Courtney) Davis of Boston, MA, Sarah (Jon) Rosen of Chicago, IL, Zachary (Paola) Davis of Clayton, MO, and four great grandchildren Adam, Morgan, Taylor, and Blaydan.

Private services will be held at Barry Wilson Funeral Home on Saturday August 4, 2012 with Pastor Michael McBrien officiating. Burial will be in Lake View Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Fairview Heights, IL.

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society 5 Schiber Court #C Maryville, IL  62062.


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