HOWARD, PATRICIA ANN: Peacefully at her home surrounded by family on Wednesday, June 9, 2021, Patricia Howard (nee Holmes) of Smithville passed away at the age of 50. Beloved wife of Scott Howard for 24 years. Loving mother of Alicia and Ren. Cherished sister of Mike (Becky) and Mandy. Forever remembered by her parents Garth and Crynie Holmes. Patricia was loved by her siblings in law Steve (Judy), Sue (Steve), and Sharon (Robert). She will be missed by many other extended family and friends. The family would like to extend a special thank you to her nurse Barb for the wonderful care. Cremation has taken place and a Celebration of life will be held at a later date. If desired, memorial donations to Hamilton Heath Sciences can be made through the funeral home, merritt-fh.com or (905)957-7031.