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Rita G. (Sarault) Howe

February 24, 1925 ~ November 19, 2016 (age 91)

Rita G. (Sarault) Howe

resident of Tewksbury; age 91


Mrs. Rita G. (Sarault) Howe, a resident of Emerald Court in Tewksbury and formerly of Lowell, died on Saturday, November 19, 2016, at the Lowell General Hospital – Saints Campus.  She was the wife of the late Thomas Howe.

Born in Nashua, NH, on February 24, 1925, she was a daughter of the late Henry R. and Gertrude E. (Geary) Sarault.

She enjoyed spending time with her family and friends and was a parishioner of St. Margaret Parish.

Prior to her retirement, she worked as a head teller in the courtesy booth at Stop and Shop Market.

She is survived by two sisters, Frances E. Brunelle of Lowell and Claire F. St.Gelais of Dracut; a sister in law, Margaret Sarault of Dracut; also nieces, nephews and several great nieces and nephews.

She was also the sister of the late Henry Sarault and brother in law of the late Narcise St. Gelais and Daniel Brunelle.


HOWE – Mrs. Rita G. (Sarault) Howe.  Relatives and friends may call at the ROLAND W. MARTIN FUNERAL HOME 308 Pawtucket Street, Lowell on WEDNESDAY MORNING from 8 to 9:15 a.m. Her funeral mass will follow at 10 a.m. in St. Margaret Parish, 374 Stevens St., Lowell. Burial in St. Joseph Cemetery, Chelmsford. For online condolences or directions, please visit   

 Service Information

Funeral Mass
November 23, 2016

10:00 AM
St. Margaret Parish
374 Stevens Street
Lowell, MA 01851

November 23, 2016

11:15 AM
St. Joseph Cemetery
96 Riverneck Road
Chelmsford, MA 01824

November 23, 2016

8:00 PM to 9:15 AM
R.W. Martin Funeral Home
308 Pawtucket Street
Lowell, MA 01854

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