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Loretta Parkin Sowers
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Birth: Sep. 12, 1928
Tazewell County
Illinois, USA
Death: Mar. 6, 2007
Warsaw
Hancock County
Illinois, USA

Loretta Sowers, 78, of Warsaw, Ill. died at 3:10 p.m. Tuesday, March 6, 2007, at Keokuk Area Hospital.
Born Sept. 12, 1928, in Pekin, Ill., she was the daughter of William Parkin and Clara Stevens, and the stepdaughter of Wiley Morris. On Oct. 31, 1948, she married Marion Sowers in Warsaw.
Mrs. Sowers was a homemaker. She attended school in Hancock County, Ill., and was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church in Warsaw. She enjoyed playing bingo, cards, fishing, and collecting miniature mice figurines.
Survivors include her husband; three sons, Mark Sowers of Warsaw, Dave Sowers of Riverton, Ill., and Rick Sowers of Reno, Nev.; five grandchildren; six great–grandchildren; one sister, Phyllis Kill of Poway, Calif.; and one brother, Curtis "Bud" Parkin.
She was preceded in death by her parents, stepfather and one brother.
Visitation will be from 9:30 to 11 a.m. Saturday at Lamporte Funeral Home in Warsaw, where the family will receive friends.
The graveside funeral will be at 11:30 a.m. Saturday in Oakland Cemetery in Warsaw, with Tom Kraushaar officiating.
A memorial has been established.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Clara Estelle Stevens Parkin Morris (1910 - 2003)
 
 Spouse:
  Marion Glee Sowers (1924 - 2008)
 
 Sibling:
  Curtis William Parkin (1926 - 2007)*
  Loretta Parkin Sowers (1928 - 2007)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakland Cemetery
Warsaw
Hancock County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: pamela west
Record added: Nov 03, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 100108903
Loretta <i>Parkin</i> Sowers
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Loretta <i>Parkin</i> Sowers
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 Added: Nov. 29, 2012
 
 
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