Betty Howatt

A memorial service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 15, 2017 for Betty Howatt, 82, of Langdon, who passed away Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at her home at Wheatland Estates in Langdon surrounded by her loving family.

Posted 04/13/2017

Betty Jane Martineau was born September 18, 1934 in Leroy to Eugene and Eleanore (Carignan) Martineau. She attended school in Leroy for a short time then attended country school. On September 12, 1953, she married Stewart Howatt in Langdon. They made their home near Maida where they farmed and raised their five children. She and Stewart moved to Langdon in the mid-1990s. She loved baking, quilting, and gardening, especially tending to her flowers. She loved spending time with her children and grandchildren. She was a member of Emmanuel Evangelical Church in Langdon and was a member of their serving group.

Betty is survived by her children: Terry (Carla) Howatt of Langdon, Lynn Howatt of Idaho, Brian Howatt of Washington, Denise Howatt of Virginia, and Robin (Scott) Shrock of Washington; grandchildren: Katrina, Micah, Joshua, Chelsey, Whitney, Dakota, Jacqueline, Scot and Zack; great-grandchildren: Treycen, Brynlee, Dillon, Jaxson, Hendrix and Austyn; brothers: Raoul, Raymond, and Louis (Connie); sister Marleen Siewert; and daughter-in-law Tracy.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Stewart, sister Luella Petrak, brother Frank Martineau, and sister-in-law Agnes Martineau.

Brooks Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences are available at