Death Notice: Howell
John (Paul ) Howell of South Lake Tahoe, Calif., passed away on June 10, 2010.
Howell was born in Orange, Calif., and later moved to South Lake Tahoe. He was a drummer for several bands and a sound engineer.
He was preceded in death by his parents, William Preston Howell, Sr., and Margaret Foster Howell.
He is survived by son John Paul Howell, Jr., of South Lake Tahoe, his son’s mother and friend Lisa Thomas of South Lake Tahoe; brother William Howell, Jr., of Canyon Lakes, Calif.; sister Jane Seibert of Long Beach, Calif.; sister Patricia Elleser of Ogden, Utah; brother Mark Howell of Scottsdale, Ariz.; and sister Eleanor Miller, of Folsom, Calif.
Memorial services will be held at 4 p.m. June 28 at Baldwin Beach/Ski Beach in South Lake Tahoe, Calif., with a celebration of life following at 5:30 p.m. at Whiskey Dicks at 2660 Lake Tahoe Blvd., South Lake Tahoe.
In lieu of flowers, the family wishes donations be made to MRSA Research at http://mrsa-research-center.bsd.uchicago.edu/clinical/index.html.