Jay County Obituaries
Commercial Review, Saturday Evening, October 1, 1960, page 1, col. 6
Funeral services for
EDWARD R. STOWELL, 90, of Springfield, Ohio, and a former Portland resident,
will be held Sunday at 2 p.m. in the Williamson and Spencer Funeral Home, the
Rev. Virgil Bjork will officiate with burial to be in Green Park Cemetery.
Friends may call at the funeral home.
Mr. Stowell died Friday in Mercy Hospital, Springfield. He was born on May 5, 1870 in Portland, the son of Henry and Catherine (Denny) Stowell, and was married on Aug. 19, 1893 to Ollie E. Houser, who preceded him in death Jan. 22, 1954.Survivors include five sons and three daughters, Kenneth, of Oden, Mich.; Aubrey, Lansing, Mich.; Geoffrey, Ft. Wayne; Gregory, Akron, Ohio; Frederick (sic), Anderson; Mrs. Walter Kitchen, Oden, Mich.; Mrs. Sherman Goodrich, Springfield, Ohio; and Mrs. Clarence Anderson, Grant, Mich.; seventeen grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren