BEACON FALLS — Jean Ann Howard, 86, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2021.
Jean was born Dec. 20, 1934, to the late Louis and Anna (Juzwishen) Buonocore, and was a longtime resident of Beacon Falls. She graduated from Seymour High School, class of 1952. She worked at Uniroyal for many years and after worked for Rydzik & Rydzik until her retirement.
She loved going to the local senior centers, trips to the casinos, playing Pinochle, and attending local craft fairs like the Pumpkin Festival. She especially enjoyed playing board, card games, etc., with her grandchildren.
She was also known for the many, on-time birthday cards she would faithfully send to family and friends.
Jean leaves two sons, Gary Howard (Sue) of Naugatuck and Robert Howard (Lisa) of Winnweiler, Germany; nine grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
She was predeceased by son, Edward Howard; and daughter, Lynne Simpson.
Funeral Mass, St. Michael Church, Beacon Falls, will be on Saturday, Oct. 9, 2021 at 10:30 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Special Olympics of Oxford. Send to Mrs. Blees, 13 Lisbon Terrace, Oxford, CT 06478.