Delbert Earl Howell, 85
March 9, 2019
Roseau - Delbert Earl Howell, age 85, a life-long resident of Stokes Township, Roseau County, passed away Saturday, March 2, 2019, at LifeCare Roseau Manor in Roseau.
Delbert was born October 15, 1933, to Luther Earl Howell and Maude Alice (McDermott) Howell, in Roseau. He attended country school through the eighth grade. There were five children in his family: Delbert, Luella (Solberg), Doris (Cooley), Ronnie Howell, and Betty Ann (Copeland).
In Delbert's early years, he was running a bulldozer by the age of fourteen. He spent his teenage years combining wheat in the southern states....