James Howell

HOWELL, James A. 63, of Black River died Saturday, Nov. 30, 2013, at his home.

He is survived by his significant other, Sheila Gauthier; three daughters, Dawn (Levi Stone) Baldwin of Branch, Ashley (Mike) Connell of Perry, and Courtney (Jason Tymczyn) Gauthier of Grand Rapids; eight grandchildren; and two sisters, Patricia VanWormer, and Merry Babcock.

Visitation will be Wednesday, Dec. 4, at Gillies Funeral Home, Lincoln, from 12 p.m. until the funeral service at 6 p.m., with Rev. Bob Bissot officiating.