Cumberland Times-News

Obituaries

November 5, 2012

NORMA J. LOWER [New Creek, W.Va.]

NEW CREEK, W.Va. — Norma J. Lower, 73, of New Creek, died Saturday, Nov. 3, 2012 at the Western Maryland Regional Medical Center, Cumberland.

Born on Feb. 18, 1939 at Martin, W.Va., she was a daughter of the late Lorenza and Lucy (Griffith) Harris. She also was preceded in death by her husband, Lawrence W. Lower Sr. on Aug. 18, 1994; a brother, Twesco Harris; a sister, Hildreth Haggerty; and a half brother, Robert Evans.

Mrs. Lower was formerly employed at the Keyser Garment Factory and at Doll's Snack Bar in New Creek. She was a member of the Rees Chapel United Methodist and more recently attended the Sunnyside Church of the Brethren, both of New Creek.

Surviving are her children, Darlene "Susie" Amtower and husband Jerry and Lawrence W. "Larry" Lower Jr. all of New Creek; one sister, Evelyn Jones of New Creek; four grandchildren, Melissa Rotruck and husband Rick, Mark Lower and wife Anita, Kenny Lower and L. W. Lower and companion Colleen; and 12 great-grandchildren. Also surviving are three beloved friends, Marie Kimble, Nellie Ott and Ila Crumbaugh.

At Mrs. Lower's request, there will be no visitation or services.

Interment will be in the Thrush Cemetery, Antioch, W.Va.

The Smith Funeral Home, Keyser Chapel, is in charge of the arrangements.

Condolences and personal reflections to the family may be left after Mrs. Lower's obituary at smithfuneralhomes.net.

1
Text Only
Obituaries
  • WILLIAM P. “BILL” ENGLE WILLIAM P. “BILL” ENGLE [Eckhaet]

    ECKHART —William P. “Bill” Engle, 89, of Rosemeadow Farm, Eckhart, passed away on Thursday, April 17, 2014 at the Veterans Administration Hospice Unit at Martinsburg, W.Va. Born Oct. 21, 1924 in Eckhart, he was the son of the late William and Emma Engle. He is preceded in death by his infant granddaughter, Ann Elizabeth Winters.

    April 20, 2014 2 Photos

  • JANE (HEBNER) KIGER JANE (HEBNER) KIGER

    MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Jane Hebner Bowie Kiger, 88, of Morgantown, passed away Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at home surrounded by her family following a brief illness. She was the matriarch of a large blended and extended family dearly loved by many.

    April 20, 2014 1 Photo

  • GEORGE M GRECO GEORGE M. GRECO [North Higlands, Calif.]

    NORTH HIGHLANDS, Calif. — George Michael Greco, 95, of North Highlands, left this earth on Jan. 10, 2014, to be reunited with his loved ones.

    April 20, 2014 1 Photo

  • REV. JOHN W. GORDON REV. JOHN W. GORDON [Frostburg]

    April 20, 2014 1 Photo

  • John W. Stafford Sr. JOHN WILLIAM STAFFORD SR [Cresaptown]

    CRESAPTOWN — John William Stafford Sr., 83, of Cresaptown, passed away Wednesday, April 16, 2014, at his home.

    April 20, 2014 1 Photo

  • Diane Morgan DIANE J MORGAN [Cumberland]

    CUMBERLAND — Diane Jean Morgan, 60, of Cumberland, went to be with the Lord on April 18, 2014 at the Western Maryland Regional Medical Center.

    April 20, 2014 1 Photo

  • ELSIEM HYMES ELSIE M. HYMES [Cumberland]

    CUMBERLAND — Elsie M. Hymes, 83, of Cumberland, passed away Friday, April 18, 2014 at the Western Maryland Regional Medical Center.

    April 20, 2014 1 Photo

  • JOHN E. BUCKHOLTZ JR. JOHN E. BUCKHOLTZ JR. [Lonaconing]

    John Edward Buckholtz Jr., 89, of Lower Georges Creek Road, Lonaconing, died Thursday, April 17, 2014 at the Western Maryland Regional Medical Center, Cumberland.

    April 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • BERTIE M. STOTLER BERTIE M. STOTLER [Cumberland]

    Bertie M. Stotler, 84, of Cumberland, died Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at her home.

    April 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • MARY J. “JEANI” MCDONALD MARY J. “JEANI” MCDONALD [LaVale]

    Mary Jean “Jeani” McDonald, 57, of LaVale, passed away Friday, April 18, 2014, at her home.

    April 18, 2014 1 Photo

Facebook