Philip Edward Howell

Posted On February 15th, 2014 -

2-15-Philip-HowellPHILIP EDWARD HOWELL Philip Edward Howell, 92, of Honolulu Hi, passed away peacefully 0n Jan. 15, 2014 in Encino, CA. He was born in Shanghai, China Jan. 30, 1921 to Tsulan Violet Choy and Edward Brook Howell. Affectionately known as “Dixie”, he was raised in Honolulu and was a graduate of St. Louis College. He joined the Honolulu Police Department in 1942 and retired as a Lieutenant in 1975. He is survived by his wife, Lei Mamo; daughters Leigh (LeRoy) Howell-Reed, Dixie Howell and eldest daughter, J. Puanani Howell; 6 grand- children and 7 greatgrand- children. He was predeceased by son, Philip Brook Howell. A Celebration of Life service will be held on Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014 at Star of the Sea Church in Kahala. Visitation will begin at 10:30 a.m. with a Service at 11:30 a.m. Casual/Aloha attire. No flowers.


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