Paula Christine Howard, 50, of Topeka, passed away Friday, January 7, 2022.
She was born July 11, 1971, in San Bernardino, CA, the daughter of Ramiro and Stella (Ramos) Gonzales. She graduated from Silver Valley High in Daggett, CA in 1989.
Paula was employed by WalMart for 15 years.
Paula married Dennis Keith Howard on May 13, 1989 in Las Vegas, NV. He survives, along with Christopher Howard, Melissa Howard, Samantha Goslin (Levon Goslin), and Dennis Paul Howard, all of Topeka; grandchildren Logan Howard, Lucas Howard, Liam Howard, Jordan Barranco, Savannah Johnson, Cheyenne Johnson, Leland Goslin, and Adrianna Howard; siblings Victoria Jones and Raymond Gonzales. She was preceded in death by her parents, Stella and Romero Gonzales.
Paula enjoyed getting her nails done, going out for lunch, movies, family dinners, spending time with her grandchildren, shopping, and spending quiet nights at home with her husband.
A Funeral Ceremony will be Friday, January 14th at 1:00 PM at Dove Cremations and Funerals Southeast Chapel, 2843 SE Minnesota Avenue in Topeka. Interment will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery, 3616 SW 6th Ave in Topeka. The family will receive friends from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM at Dove Cremations and Funerals Southeast Chapel. Memorial contributions may be made to Helping Hands Humane Society, 5720 SW 21st, Topeka, KS 66604.
Dove Cremations and Funerals Southeast Chapel is assisting the family.
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