Jeraline J. “Jeri” Howard was born on August 8, 1949. She departed this life on April 11, 2021. Jeri was born in Chicago, Illinois to Lewis and Lucille Johnson. Jeri found Christ at an early age at Canaan Missionary Baptist Church. She graduated from Harrison High School and went on to further her education at both University of Illinois and Platte Community College. She was a property manager for HUD and an instructor for distance education at Central Community College-Platte Campus at Columbus, Nebraska.
Jeraline leaves behind to cherish her memories, her husband of 53 years, Roosevelt Howard Jr.; three children, JaChiele Howard, JaShowne Howard, and JaiSon Howard; seven grandchildren, Jordan Howard, Khauvey Kaitjindi, Kheydra Kaitjindi, Jaia Howard, Thomas Amador, Jaiden Howard, Desirae Amador; two siblings, Lewis Johnson Jr. and Marjorie Hundley; two in-laws, Deborah Johnson and James Hundley; Goddaughter, Brittany Capri Johnson; Godson, Martuan Johnson and a host of nieces and nephews.
Jeri will be missed by all those who knew her. We Love You!
Private family services will be held at a later date. Condolences may be left at Trump Funeral Services, 1600 West “O” Street, Lincoln.