Laura Jo's Story
Laura Jo (Howard) Wogan, daughter of Ronald Howard and of the late Eleanor (Desisto) Howard, passed away on January 24, 2017, at her home. She is survived by her children, Holly Wogan, Nathan Wogan, Nicole Bonita and Adrienne Bonita; her six grandchildren; her father, Ronald Howard and his wife, Paula of Wolfboro, N.H.; her sister, Diane Kochefko and her husband, John; her step-siblings, Robert Taylor, Louanne Penney and David Taylor; and many aunts, uncles and cousins. She was predeceased by her mother, Eleanor (Desisto) Howard; her step-sister, Kim Taylor; and her uncle, Albert Desisto. Laura will now be reunited with her dearly beloved dog, Lugnut.
A celebration of Laura’s life will take place on Thursday, February 2, 2017, at 4 p.m. at the Murphy Funeral Home, 85 Federal St. (corner of North St.), Salem, MA 01970. Visiting hours will continue at the end of the service until 7 p.m. the same evening. In Lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation to the Northeast Animal Shelter, 347 Highland Ave., Salem, MA 01970 in Laura’s memory.
Published on  January 30, 2017