Augustana Remembers Nursing Professor Jackie Howell

Augustana remembers professor emerita of nursing Dr. Jackie Howell

Dr. Jackie Howell, professor emerita of nursing, died on Sunday, Aug. 21, following a short but courageous battle with cancer.

Howell served Augustana's nursing department from 1967 to 2002. After retiring, she returned to serve Augustana part time from 2005 to 2009.

"Today we remember Dr. Howell's long and faithful service to Augustana and the many, many students she taught and mentored during her time here," said President Rob Oliver. "Our thoughts,  prayers and sympathies are with Jackie's family and friends at this time."

Visitation is set for 5-7 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 24, at Miller Funeral Home, 507 S. Main Ave. in Sioux Falls.  Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, Aug. 25, at Trinity Baptist Church, 2400 W. 18th St. in Sioux Falls. 

Memorial gifts may be directed to the Jackie Howell Nursing Scholarship at Augustana University.