Anna T. LowellDecember 18, 1929 ~ November 10, 2017 (age 87)
Anna T. Lowell, 88 years of age, passed away Friday November 10, 2017 at Hillcrest Hospital in Mayfield Hts., Ohio. Born in Jersey Shore, Pennsylvania on December 18, 1929, she was the daughter of the late James and Rachel (Eck) Thomas. A graduate of Jersey Shore High School, she then attended and graduated from Lockhaven University with her degree in Education. Her professional career included teaching the Adult Basic Education program at Maplewood, and as a substitute teacher at James A. Garfield High School. She also had been employed at Trans Ohio, and as a meat cutter at the IGA in Garrettsville. Mrs, Lowell was a lady with many talents including her gardening skills, and as a woodcrafter. Her love of music was known as she was a member of The Garrettones and the Hiram Community Band, playing the saxophone to the delight of many. The 3rd, and 4th. Of July each year were especially important to her and being a part of both groups to help celebrate the holiday.A resident of Hiram the past 47 years, she was a member of the Nelson United Methodist Church. She is survived by her children Derek (Danae) Lowell and Natalie (Jim) Dollyhigh both of Hiram, and Laura (Keith) Hamilton of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; her siblings Russell (Connie) Thomas of Litiz, Pennsylvania and Shirley Greene of Jersey Shore; and her very special grandson Dylan and very special granddaughter Michelle, as well as her loving 4 legged child Max. She was preceded in death by her brother Robert Thomas and sister Betty Eddy. Visitation will be Tuesday November 14, 2017 at the Green Family Funeral Home & Crematory Service, 4668 Pioneer Trail at the corner of St.Rt. 44, Mantua, Ohio 44255, from 5:00 P.M.-7:00 P.M. where a brief closing service conducted by Pastor John Wolfe will follow at 7:00 P.M. In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to the Nelson United Methodist Church, 9367 St. Rt. 305, Garrettsville, Ohio 44231.
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