Barbara Emma (Krause) Lowery

Born: Wed., Apr. 11, 1934
Died: Sat., Jul. 29, 2017


10:00 AM to 11:00 AM, Fri., Aug. 04, 2017
Location: Middletown United Methodist Church

Memorial Service

11:00 AM Fri., Aug. 04, 2017
Location: Middletown United Methodist Church

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Barbara Emma Lowery, 83, Middletown died Saturday July 29 at Kline Hospice House in Mt. Airy. She was the wife of William Clayton Lowery. Born in Boston, MA on April 11, 1934 she was a daughter of the late Ludwig and Emma Amon Krause.

Mrs. Lowery was a school teacher of deaf children first at the Clark School for the Deaf in Northampton, MA and later at Boston School for the Deaf in Boston. She was a member of the Middletown United Methodist Church where she sang and was the choir director; a member and past president of the Frederick Womens Civic Club, Inc ; past president of the Glade Valley Homemakers; past president of the Frederick County Homemakers and a member of the Maryland Federation of the Womens Club , Western District and was also a fifty year member of the Order of the Eastern Star.
Surviving, besides her husband are two daughters Jennifer Miller of Keedysville and Susan Lowery of Boonsboro, three grandchildren Joshua Miller, Sarah Miller, Tyler Hann, and two great-grandchildren Avery Miller and Blake Proctor. She is also survived by a special nephew David LeFort and wife Lee of Hanson, MA.

Memorial services will be held 11 AM on Friday August 4 at 11 AM at the Middletown United Methodist Church.7108 Fern Ct., Middletown. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the church service on Friday. Rev. Dr. Sarah B. Dorrance will officiate. Interment will be private.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Middletown United Methodist Church.

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Chris Clark
   Posted Tue August 01, 2017
Bill, Jennifer and Susan,

Sending you hugs across the miles. We are so sorry to hear about your loss. You wife/mom was such an amazing lady, dedicating so much time to so many charitable efforts in Frederick. She was also a good friend to many, especially my Mom. Hope you find comfort in knowing she did good and is in a much better place. With our sympathy,
Chris & Mike Clark in Orlando, FL.

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