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Margaret C. "Cookie" (Rekstad) Howard

November 3, 1930 ~ July 21, 2020 (age 89)

Obituary

Margaret “Cookie” Howard, age 89 of St. Paul Park, went to be with the Lord on July 21, 2020. 

She is preceded in death by her husband Edward and parents Ole and Cecilia and 8 siblings.

Margaret is survived by her children Doug Howard and Kathy Howard; 5 grandchildren Steve, Holly (Charles), Bethany (Dexter), Ashley (Ryan) and Dougie; 9 great-grandchildren; many nieces, nephews and special friends. 

She enjoyed her bridge club, Bible Study groups and being a part of the Sons of Norway.  For many years, she was the part a Winter Carnival treasure hunting group, earning the distinction of finding the treasure in 1995.  She will be greatly missed. 

Memorial service will be 5:00 pm, Thursday, July 30, 2020 at Bethel Baptist Church, 2100 Delaware Ave., Sunfish Lake, MN with visitation one hour prior.  Private interment Ft. Snelling National Cemetery at a later date.  Memorials may be directed to Bethel Baptist Church.

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Services

Gathering of Family and Friends
Thursday
July 30, 2020

4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Bethel Baptist Church
2100 Delaware Avenue
Sunfish Lake, MN 55118

Memorial Service
Thursday
July 30, 2020

5:00 PM
Bethel Baptist Church
2100 Delaware Avenue
Sunfish Lake, MN 55118

Private Interment

Fort Snelling National Cemetery

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