|Birth: ||Nov. 20, 1923|
|Death: ||Mar. 30, 2007|
CANTON, IL - William Wayne Lowder, Sr, 83, 57 E. Olive St., Canton passed away Friday, March 30, 2007 at 6:31 am at Methodist Medical Center Emergency Room, Peoria, IL.
Born Nov. 20, 1923 in Banner, IL to William Warren and Elsie M. (Williams) Lowder he first married Ida I. Lowder Oct. 26, 1944 in Hanna City. He later married Virginia Lowder in 1957 in Missouri. She died July 1968. He then remarried Ida I. Lowder, Oct. 6, 1972. She also preceded him in death.
Surviving are one son, William W. (Vickie) Lowder Jr. of Canton; one daughter, Susan K. Lane of Lewistown; one step-son, Harold J. (Janice) Montville of Bartonville; eleven grandchildren, eighteen great-grandchildren, one brother, Willard W. Lowder of Canton and four sisters, Lillian Lowder, Lois Lowder, Mary Nichols and Betty Beasley all of Canton.
Also preceding him in death were his parents, one daughter, Peggy J. Ford and three brothers.
He was the service manager for Jake's Tire in Canton retiring in 1985. He was a member of the First Christian Church, the National Rifle Association and the Canton Moose Lodge #784 since 1975.
Graveside services will be Wed. April 4th at 10:00 am at White Chapel Memory Gardens, Canton with Rev. Matthew Keith officiating. There will be no visitation. Murphy-Sedgwick Memorial Home, Canton is in charge of arrangements. Memorials may be made to the First Christian Church of Canton or Sunset Manor of Canton.
White Chapel Memory Gardens
Created by: Jeanette
Record added: Feb 10, 2009
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