June 29, 2022

Memorial Service for Elizabeth “Lee” Howard to be Held in Old Lyme, June 16

Elizabeth “Lee” Howard died on December 14, 2021 in Chester, CT. She was 90 years old.

Born on June 16, 1931 to Archibald Murray Howe and Margaret Allen Howe in North Andover, MA, Lee and her siblings Archie and Peggy grew up on Osgood Street, the former home of the first postmaster general of the US …

Lee graduated from Vassar College in 1952.

Working with local, state and national arts councils, Lee was a life-long leader in making access to the arts available to all …

She later worked with … Lyme (CT) Academy of Fine Arts.

In recognition of her 50 years promoting the arts from Chester to China, Lee was granted an award for “Lifetime Achievement in Arts Leadership.”

She was an active parishioner of St. Ann’s Episcopal Church in Old Lyme, serving on the Vestry (was Warden) …

A memorial service will be held at St. Ann’s Church in Old Lyme on Thursday, June 16th at 2pm. In lieu of flowers, donations to St. Ann’s Church can be made in Lee’s name.

Visit this link to read the full obituary published June 3, 2022 in the Hartford Courant.