Michael Howe of Marseilles Obit photo

Michael A. Howe, 40, of Marseilles, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, July 23, 2019. He was born September 7, 1978 in Morris, the son of the late Orville and Roberta (Fisher) Howe.

Raised and educated in Morris, Michael was an avid WWE wrestling and Chicago Bears fan and a diehard Chicago Cubs fan. He worked for McDonald’s in Morris and for Super Pantry.

He is survived by his wife, Joette; two children, Amber Howe and Autumn Ferguson; sister, Christina (fiancé, Bob Jordan) Howe, of Morris, two brothers, Elmer Howe and Bobby (Patricia) Howe, both of South Carolina. Numerous cousins, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and special friend and caregiver, Kevin Kehl also survive.

Preceded by his parents; and one brother, James Fisher.

Visitation will be held Tuesday, July 30, 2019, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., at the U.C. Davis-Callahan Funeral Home in Morris. A Celebration of Michael’s Life will immediately follow at noon in the funeral home. Aqua Cremation rites have been accorded. Inurnment will be in Evergreen Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made in Michael’s memory to the family.

Arrangements have been entrusted with U.C. Davis-Callahan Funeral Home, 301 W. Washington Street, Morris, IL.  For further information visit the website at www.ucdaviscallahan.com or contact the funeral home at 815-942-0084. Online condolences may be directed to the family by visiting the website.