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June 30, 1983 – Friday, September 25, 2015

Service Information
Church of Blessed Kateri, Minneapolis, MN
Friday, October 2, 2015
11:00 A.M.

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James Joseph Howard, age 32, of Minneapolis, MN journeyed to the Spirit World on September 25, 2015.

He was born in Minneapolis, MN on June 30, 1983 the son of Les Robinson and Sandra Marie Howard.

He enjoyed spending time with his family and friends, especially family gatherings. He valued going to the park and swimming with his children and going for walks. He obtained his GED and attended college at M.C.T.C. He enjoyed working construction and was always willing to lend a hand when someone needed it. He was good at putting smiles on everyone’s face.

James is preceded in death by his mother, a brother Jonathan Howard, his grandparents and many aunties, uncles and cousins.

He is survived by his wife Rachael Pacheco, his father Les Robinson, his children: James Howard Jr., Roberta Howard, Romeo Howard and Rolann Howard; brothers Anthony Howard, Myron Howard and Lance Robinson; sisters Patricia St. Clair, Larissa Howard, Rachael Robinson & Elissa Howard; grandmother Rose Reed; other relatives and friends.

Services for James Howard will be held on Friday, October 2, 2015 at 11 AM at the Veterans Memorial Building in Cass Lake, MN.

An all-night wake will be held beginning at 7:00 PM at the Church of Blessed Kateri in Minneapolis on Tuesday, September 29. All-night wakes will continue Wednesday and Thursday beginning at 7:00 PM at the Veterans Memorial Building in Cass Lake, MN.

Interment at Pennington Indian Burial Grounds.

Honorary Casket Bearers will be Troy Friend Jr., Kieron Kier Sr., Sonny Beadtie, Nicholas Monson, Darryl Williams, Brandon Stanley, Bascillio Olivas and Rio Pacheco.

Casket Bearers will be Gordon Fairbanks, Carl Fairbanks, Ramiro Pacheco, Brandon Stewart, Neil Jourdain, and Joseph Fairbanks Sr.

Chilson Funeral Home, Winsted, MN assisted the family with arrangements.

2 Guestbook Entries

  1. Thomas c. Friend sr.

    Love and respect!

  2. Brenda Kingbird

    Rest In Peace James!
    Sincere condolences for the family during this difficult time. May your memories bring you comfort on the hard days. Deepest sympathy and healing prayers for his dad, sisters, brothers, his kids & the rest of the family!


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