Shirley J. Howard, nee Brand, 78, of Orland Park, died on Aug. 24.
Visitation is to be held at Colonial Chapel funeral home in Orland Park today (Thursday), from 3 to 9 p.m. A funeral service is to be held at Faith United Methodist Church in Orland Park on Friday, at 10 a.m. Interment is to be held at Oak Hill Cemetery.
Mrs. Howard is survived by her daughters, Gayle Konieczka and Laura Riedstra; her son, Randy; eight grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.
Mrs. Howard was born in Chicago. She was a shipping a receiving clerk at Wal-Mart.