Dennis Howell, 70, of Prairie Home, MO, passed away on Thursday, July 11, 2013. He was born December 9, 1942 in Denver, Co the son of Joseph Warren and Dorothy (Schindler) Howell, both of whom preceded him in death. He was united in marriage on May 7, 1992 to Maureen Moran, who preceded him in death. Dennis is survived by two sons, Joseph Howell, Jefferson City, MO and James Darrell Johnson, Highland IL; two daughters, Denise Howell of Wright City, MO and Christi Lynn Butts, of Madison, IL; one sister, six grandchildren, and one great-granddaughter. Memorial Services were held on Saturday, July 20, 2013 Arrangements were under the direction of Bowlin-Cantriel Funeral Services, California.