Obituaries Tyrone Daily Herald Archives

George J. Lowery

Mr. George J. Lowery, age 81, of 304 Main Street, Northwood, died Wednesday, April 2, 2008 at 7 a.m. at his residence. He was born December 20, 1926 in Renovo, the son of George W. and Anna Strouse Lowery and on May 13, 1950 in Lock Haven he was married to Georgeanna Toot who survives. Also surviving is a son Craig A. (Brenda) of Tyrone; three grandchildren – Shaniah, Anthony and Elizabeth, all of Tyrone and one brother – Francis I. (Vera) Lowery of Renovo. He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II and was employed by PRR and later Conrail as a pipe fitter/welder in the Juniata Shops, retiring November 30, 1988 after 45 years service.
At the request of the deceased, there will be no visitation. Funeral service will be held at the convenience of the family. Contributions in his memory may be made to the Home Nursing Agency, 201 Chestnut Avenue, Altoona, PA 16601.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Richard H. Searer Funeral Home Inc.