Obituary: Malinda Jean Towne

December 10, 1951 ~ October 4, 2022

Malinda Jean Towne, 70, of Richland Center, WI died suddenly Tuesday, October 4, 2022, at the Richland Hospital. She was born on December 10, 1951, in Sturgeon Bay, Door County the daughter of Ferdinand William and Clara Caroline (Mueller) Howard. Malinda married Tim Towne and they had 2 children. 

Survivors include her 2 sons, Jessie Towne of De Pere, WI, Nick Towne (fiancé Heather) of Avoca, WI; 7 siblings, Audrey Clausing, Joyce Wojnarowicz, Harley (Betty) Howard, Herbert (Debra) Howard, Darlene Weidenhoeft, Wayne (Kathy) Howard, Sylvia (John) Bobbitt; many nieces, nephews, other friends and relatives. 

She was preceded in death by her parents; father of her children Tim Towne; 7 brothers, Ralph, Gordon, Orvel, Richard, Donald, Joseph and Patrick Howard; 4 sisters, Anna Mae Resler, Janet Anderson, Deloris Blohowiak, and Irma Braunsdorf. 

A celebration of Malinda’s life will be held by the family Thursday November 10, 2022, from 12 noon until 4 pm at the Dr. Kilian Meyer building at the Richland Community Center 950 N Orange St Richland Center Wi. There will be a potluck style lunch; with time for sharing memories and fellowship. 

The family would like to thank the staff at Our House for the compassionate care and the ER staff at the Richland Hospital in Richland Center. The Clary Memorial Funeral Home assisted the family with arrangements.

In lieu of flowers the family asks that you send cards and memorial gifts to the family of Malinda Jean Towne in care of her son Nick Towne at P.O. Box 52 Avoca, WI 53506.