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Maralene `Kay` Howell

Maralene "Kay" Howell born June 18, 1951 in Hays, Kansas to Daniel and Jenny Pfaff, went to be with the Lord on May 2nd, 2017 after a battle with cancer.  She spent her younger years in Kansas and Colorado.  Maralene, known as Kay to family and friends, lived in Gallup, New Mexico for over 30 years.  Kay leaves behind two sons, her brother Richard Pfaff and her sister Leona "Pfaff" Thompson, many nieces and nephews, and a host of special friends in Gallup.  Cremation has taken place.  Memorial services will be announced.  Interment will be in Cheyenne Wells, Colorado beside her parents. 

Arrangements entrusted to:
Riverside Funeral Home
225 San Mateo NE

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Celestin Family May 08, 2017

We are so sorry for the passing of your dear loved one. May the family find comfort and peace from Gods promise to reunite us with our family and friends by means of an earthly resurrection (John 5:28,29). We all look forward to the fulfillment of this wonderful promise from our Heavenly Father. Please accept our sincere condolences.

Linda C Martinez June 10, 2017

Friend Sulphur , Oklahoma

Kay's passing was so sudden . It just broke my heart to know that we would never ever be able to see or speak to each other. We always had so many things to talk about. She was always such a caring person and honest about how she really felt about things. She will always be in my prayers and close to my heart. She was like a sister to me. Will miss her so much.😖😞😟