In lieu of flowers and cards, please send donations to the Hawk Point Athletic Association P.O. Box 358
Hawk Point, MO 63349
John Lee Howdeshell, 66, of Wentzville passed away peacefully at St. Joseph Hospital West early the morning of January 31, 2015. At his side were his loving wife and his children. Johnnie Lee, as he was known growing up in Hawk Point, was born July 22, 1948 to John and Ruby Howdeshell. He was one of their four children the Howdeshell's raised in their home in Hawk Point. John is survived by his wife, Elaine (Pollard) Howdeshell and his children Lori (Summer) Osborne of Vandalia, IL, Jeni (Doug) Bouldin of Troy, and JD (Beverly) Howdeshell of Wentzville. His siblings Wanda (Paul) Payne of St. Charles, Judy (Ron) Wilson of Troy and Rob (Deb) Howdeshell of Lees Summit, MO. Additional surviving relatives include 11 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren, along with many nieces, nephews and cousins. John retired from General Motors and was and active participant and board member of the UAW Local 2250 in Wentzville, MO.
John's family is grateful for the outpouring of support they have been shown. Per his request, there will not be a traditional memorial service.