Ernest Howland of Pepperell

1927 - 2020

No Vistitation Date Scheduled


July 20, 2020
Dolan Funeral Home

Ernest Howland, 93, of Pepperell, MA died Monday, July 13, 2020 at Northwood Rehabilitation in Lowell, MA after a brief illness. He was the widower of the late Jean (Russon) Howland who died on December 19, 2011.

Born in Lowell, MA on January 28, 1927 he was the son of the late Henry and Edna (Brake) Howland.

He worked for the town of Chelmford, MA for 30 years retiring in 1992. He was a member of the North Chelmsford Congregational Church.

He enjoyed spending time in his workshop and spending time with family and friends.

Ernest is survived by his son and daughter-in-law Ronald and Althea Howland of Tyngsboro,MA; grandchildren Brian Pultar and his fiancé Kristin McMahon of Lowell, MA and William Pultar of Rockport, MA.

He was predeceased by his brother Donald Howland.

Funeral Service will be Monday at 9am at the DOLAN FUNERAL HOME, 106 MIDDLESEX ST., CHELMSFORD, MA.  Burial in Fairview Cemetery, Chelmsford.  Donations may be made in his memory to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 ARRANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-251-4041.

5 Condolences for Ernest Howland of Pepperell

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    Linda Bisbo


    So sorry for your loss. Will miss Ernie’s smile and wave as he drove by on his way home. He was a good neighbor.

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    Anthony C.+ Merilee W.


    Very sorry for the loss of your Dad . Ernie was a great guy , knew him a very long time – He will be missed !

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    Beth MacLean


    He was the sweetest man, a great neighbor and friend. He’s with his Jeannie now.
    Heaven has a new bloom…

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    So sorry to hear about the loss of your father. I know he will be missed by all who knew him.

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    Phil & Sheila Goodwin


    We always enjoyed Ernie’s company. He was easy to talk to and sincerely interested in what we had to say. We will miss Ernie’s friendship. God Bless you Ernie.

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