Gaynell Colleen Howard (nee Aller), daughter of the late James Nevin and Pearl Ruth (nee Brubaker) Aller, was born October 10, 1932, in Altoona, Pennsylvania. Passed away on Tuesday, June 8, 2021 in Cincinnati, Ohio at the age of 88. Preceded in death by five siblings. Survived by stepsister Barbara Maugans of Tonawanda, NY. Beloved mother of Mona Howard. Loving grandmother of Colleen (Keith) Kucler, Kevin (Heather) Gallenstein, Jessica (David) Garcia, and Hannah Fryman. Also survived by 11 great-grandchildren, six great great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews. She deeply loved her family and friends. Her favorite pastimes included visiting the Cincinnati Zoo and volunteering at the Hyde Park Senior Center. Family and friends may visit on Friday, June 11, 2021 from 10:00 AM until time of memorial service at 11:00 AM at Clepper-Kelsch Funeral Home. Burial in Greenlawn Cemetery in Milford, Ohio. In lieu of flowers, donations may be directed to The Cincinnati Zoo.
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