Born Alma Glasser in Wistin, Lithuania on April 15, 1923, the daughter of William and Bertha Glasser, died in her apartment on Monday, November 25, 2013. Alma was predeceased by her parents, her daughter Connie Reeves, her sister Hertha, and her brother Oswald. Alma had three children, Connie, Wendy, and Doug. She is survived by her sister Velma, her daughter Wendy, her son Doug and her four grandchildren Jeff Williams, Cathie Orfali, Mark Reeves, and Beth McNatt. Her nine great grandchildren are Laura, Kyle, Caroline, Natalie, Justin, Deanna, Ryan, Genevieve, and Elise. Alma Howe was a long time member of the First Lutheran Church in Windsor where she taught Sunday school and led the children’s choir. The funeral service will be held at SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia on Thursday, December 5, 2013, at 2:00 pm with visitation at 1:00 pm. Cremation will follow. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to the charity of your choice (cheques only at the funeral home please). Memories and condolences may be sent online at

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