Lucy (Grobe) Howland|April 16, 1928-June 29, 2007

Jul 31, 2015


Lucy (Grobe) Howland, 79, of Annpolis, Md., died of natural causes, June 29, 2007, in Anne Arundel Medical Center, Annapolis.

Mrs. Howland was born April 16, 1928, in Sandusky, to Edgar and Winnefred Collins Behrendsen, now deceased, and graduated in 1947 from Sandusky High School. A homemaker, she worked a number of years at Philco Corp., People Savings and Log Cabin Restaurant, all in Ohio. She lived in Fort Myers, Fla., for 30 years before returning to the Sandusky area in 1996 and moving to Annapolis about a year ago. She was a member of Huron United Methodist Church and Eastport United Methodist Church, and enjoying attending plays and playing cards. On June 5, 1948, she married Donald K. Grobe who died March 18, 1969. On Oct. 7, 1971, she married Robert L. Howland, who died Nov. 7, 1996.

Surviving are a daughter, Linda Foltz of Edgewater, Md.; a son, Tim Grobe of Fort Myers, Fla.; a stepson, Robert Howland Jr. of Michigan; a stepdaughter, Rosemary Tommiolino of Florida; six grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and a brother, David Behrendsen of Massillon, Ohio.

She was the sister of the late Alfred Behrendsen.

A memorial service will be 11 a.m. Friday in Huron United Methodist Church, 338 Williams St., Huron.

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