Kelly Howell Strait Cremation

My sister is a 41 year old mother of one who suddenly passed away in her sleep last night.  She was a very kind and compassionate woman who loved deepely.  She had fallen on some hard times lately and had to let her life insurance policy lap.  So I am trying to raise money to be able to afford a cremation and her final resting place.  

My sister and I were the only two children in a rough family.  We became very close and were best friends.  I want to give her the best funeral I can, but I have a limited income, which does not afford me to pay for a funeral for my sister.  I'm trying to sell my house, but I don't know how long that will take and I need at least 960.00  just to have her cremated.  I would like to get an eurn with ashed for her finace who rescently lost his job and has no income to help.  Her 17 year old son would  like some of her ashes to keep with him.  I hope to be able to have some ashes for myself, as well.  

I want to be able to remember all the good times we had together and not keep stressing about how I will be able to get her taken care in the end.  

We don't know what caused the sudden death, although heart disease runs in our family.  At least she died peacefully in her sleep.

Donations

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  • Christine Knight 
    • $25 
    • 42 mos
  • Carla Allen-Hart 
    • $50 
    • 42 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $35 
    • 42 mos
  • Carie Drake 
    • $50 
    • 42 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $10 
    • 42 mos
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Organizer

Cheryl Howell 
Organizer
Grand Rapids, MI
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