H. Louis Markword, Benzonia, 89, died June 3, 2018 at Paul Oliver Living and Rehab. Born July 13, 1928 in Quincy, IL the son of the late Herschel and Hazel Markword. On Aug 4, 1947, H. Louis married Beverly Lucille Balch. He is survived by his wife Beverly; daughter Karen A Leland; son James (Rhonda) Markwood; granddaughters Debra (Simon) Whiting, Cristine delaRiva (Rob Ellis), Gizelle (Mark) Beverland, and Nicole and grandson Robert (Jillian) Markword; 12 great grandchildren; siblings H. William Markwood, Phyllis Wiesmann, Donna Smith, Naomi Hocker. He was preceded in death by his daughter Susan and sister Ruth. Celebration of Life Open House for H. Louis Markword. Saturday June 16th, 12-5 at 6463 Demerly Rd. Benzonia Mi. 49616. Jowett Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service.