Nackey Jay Howe, 65, of Gardner, Kan passed away March 09, 2015 at her home.  Nackey was born February 14, 1950 in Kansas City, Kan to Lewis Edward and Margaret Ruth (Himbury) Slagle.  She was a graduate of Stilwell High School.  Nackey married William “Bill” Ross Howe November 25, 1981 in Gardner, Kan.  They have lived in Gardner for 33 ½ years.  Nackey worked at Shor-line MFG. Co. in Kansas City, Kan as a Supervisor and retired in 2011 after 28 years.  She will be missed by family and friends.
Nackey was preceded in death by her parents and sister, Jackie Morton.  She is survived by her husband Bill of the home; daughter, Bailey Howe of Gardner, Kan; son-in-law, Marc Burgos of Clarksdale, Mass; grandchildren, Chrissy and Eli; siblings, Sandra and husband Albert Crooks of Parker, Kan, Ronald Slagle of Olathe, Kan and Mary Sissoyev of Olathe, Kan; niece, Ketturah Rhynerson of Blue Mound, Kan; nephews, Alonzo “Bubba” Crooks of Blue Mound, Kan and John Crooks of Parker, Kan.
Memorial service will be 2:00 pm March 21, 2015 at Bruce Funeral Home, 106 S. Center, Gardner, Kan 66030 913-856-7111. Memorial contributions may be made to Olathe Hospice.  Condolences may be left at