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Georgiann Howard

September 14, 1943 — November 2, 2023

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Georgiann Howard, age 80, of Neillsville, WI, died Thursday, November 2, 2023, at the House of the Dove - Hospice Care in Marshfield, WI.


Georgiann Gladys Howard was born on September 14, 1943, in Wisconsin Rapids, WI, the eldest of 15 children to George and Annabelle Anding. Georgiann was married to William Howard on August 29, 1964, and they had three children.


She was employed by Marg's Fur Farm, Mid-Wisconsin Bank, as a bookkeeper at Schultz Bros., Citizen State Bank of Loyal and Figis. She enjoyed coupon shopping, canning her garden produce, her egg route, and spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren.


She is survived by her husband, William Howard, a daughter, Beverly (Adrian) Whitaker, two sons, Lenny (Sue) Howard and Russell (Kelsey) Howard, four grandchildren, five great grandchildren and one on the way. She is also survived by her brothers, Daryl, Doug, David, Curtis, Craig, Gordon, Gary, Blaine, Brian and Bradley, and sisters, Marilyn, Linda, Gail and Brenda.


She was preceded in death by her parents, George and Annabelle Anding.


A Memorial Service for Georgiann will be held at 4:00 p.m., Saturday, November 4, 2023, at the Gesche Funeral Home in Neillsville. Pastor Sue Vornholt will officiate. Visitation will be from 3:00 to 4:00 p.m., Saturday at the Gesche Funeral Home. A private burial service will be held at a later date.


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