Lisa Michele Howard, age 56, of Columbus was set free from the bindings of illness on September 25, 2023. Lisa enjoyed a life filled with creativity, and expressed herself through various artistic pursuits including sketches, photography, writing, and cooking. Lisa was also a compassionate individual who dedicated her time and energy to making a difference in the lives of others. She served on the board for the Central Ohio Parkinson Foundation, selflessly contributing to the efforts aimed at improving the lives of those affected by the disease as she battled it herself. She graduated from Franklin University with a bachelor's degree. Lisa is preceded in death by her beloved husband James Howard, her daughter Alexa Howard, her parents Leslie and Peggy Davis, and her sister Myrtle Lynn Davis. Lisa is survived by her daughter, Danielle Novotney; grandsons, Gideon and Ryder; her nephew Jimmy (Kim) Jude, niece, Tami Jude and countless friends.
Family will receive friends on Monday, October 2, 2023, starting at 1:00 pm until the time of the service at 2:00 pm at GRAUMLICH FUNERAL HOME, 1351 High Street, Columbus, OH., 43207. To leave an online condolence for the family, please visit www.graumlichfuneralhome.com.