Friday, July 6, 2007
Janine, Matthew and Esther Howard
Janine Adams Howard & Matthew Alma Howard & Esther Hope Howard
Huntsville, Utah Janine Adams Howard (39) and Mathew Alma Howard (11) returned to the presence of their Heavenly Father on June 28, 2007 following a motor vehicle accident in Layton, Utah. Esther Hope Howard (8) joined them on June 29, 2007.
Janine was born in Murray, Utah to David and Beverly Adams, December 1, 1967. She married Benjamin Snow Howard, September 28, 1991 in the Manti Temple. The couple moved to Fort Worth, Texas in 1994 where Janine raised and home-schooled her four children. The family returned to Huntsville, UT in 2006. They are members of the Middleton LDS Ward. Janine was dedicated to her calling in life as a mother. She enjoyed taking her children to the library, museums and community activities. She loved to sing, sew, cook and was a talented seamstress.
Matthew Alma Howard was born May 16, 1996 in Fort Worth, Texas, on his father's birthday. He loved soccer and video games. Matthew was a loving boy who was a friend to everyone. He was quiet, contemplative and had a spiritual depth that was astounding.
Esther Hope Howard was born July 9, 1998 in Fort Worth, Texas. Esther was often called, "baby bear" by her mother and father. Her sweet smile and bubbly personality were infectious. She saw the best in everyone.
They are survived by their husband and father, Benjamin Snow Howard, daughter and sister, Rachel Faith Howard (13) and brother and son, Caleb Abinadi Howard (7). Janine is survived by her father, David (Karen) Adams, brothers, Tony Thompson, Mike (Connie) Adams, Dan (Janette) Adams, Judd (B.J.) Adams, sister, Michelle (Mark) Covington.
A combined funeral for Janine, Matthew and Esther Howard will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, July 7, 2007 at the Middleton Ward Chapel in Huntsville, UT, 277 South 7400 East, where the family will greet friends from 10 a.m. to 12 Noon prior to the services. The interment will be at the Huntsville Cemetery. Funeral arrangements under the directions of Myers Mortuary in Roy, Utah.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to: Howard Family Relief Fund: Washington Mutual Credit Union. Account #3163059211 Routing# 325070760. Send condolences to family at www.myers-mortuary.com