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Paul K. Donhowe
May 31, 1945 ~ November 3, 2023 (age 78) 78 Years Old
Paul K Donhowe of Belvidere, IL passed away November 3, 2023 peacefully, at home surrounded by his family. He was born May 31, 1945 to the late Herbert and Wanda Donhowe.
After college, Paul joined the Peace Corp serving in India for 2 years, followed by many years as a manufacturing supervisor. Paul spent his time enjoying his greatest passion, gardening. He also loved biking, fishing, reading, traveling and volunteering in his community.
He is survived by his wife Eileen of 36 years; his brother, Brian of New Mexico; step-daughters, Tammy (Brian) Wilkins; Toby (David) Prochnicki; 9 grandchildren, 6 great grandchildren; sister-in-law, Mary Kaiser; brother-in-law, Arley Benson, and his constant companion, Max.
Special thanks to Dr. Iyengar,OSF Home Health Care nurse, Renee, and OSF Hospice for their compassionate care.
Honoring Paul's wishes, there will be a private, family celebration of life at a later date.