Lulu Mae <I>Stowell</I> Peters

Lulu Mae Stowell Peters

Boylston Center, Oswego County, New York, USA
Death 13 Apr 1928 (aged 27–28)
Syracuse, Onondaga County, New York, USA
Burial Lacona, Oswego County, New York, USA
Plot Sec 6
Memorial ID 18951903 · View Source
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Kent L. Peters and Miss Lulu Mae Stowell were united in marriage Wednesday evening, December 15th, at the M.E. parsonage by Dr. William J. Hart pastor of the M. E. church of Sandy Creek. They were attended by Hugh Stowell, brother of the bride, and Miss Beatrix Cook of Sandy Creek.

Following the ceremony a wedding supper was served at the home of the bride's grandmother, Mrs. Ellen Hunt, only the immediate relatives being present. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. B.C. Stowell of Boylston and was one of our local high school girls.

After completing a course in business college in Syracuse she was employed for some time as stenographer in an insurance office in that city and for more than a year has been with The Blount Lumber Co., of Lacona.

Mr. Peters is the son of Mr. and Mrs. John Peters of Henderson, N.Y., and a brother of Capt. C.E. Peters of Conneaut, Ohio, formerly of Lacona. At the present time he is employed by the International Paper Co. at Glen Park, N.Y. He is a veteran of the world war, having served 18 months over-seas.

The young couple left for a short wedding trip and upon their return will make their home in Glen Park.

The best wishes of their many friends go with them

Source: Sandy Creek News, Dec 16, 1920

We wish to extend our sympathy to the bereaved family of Mrs. Lulu Stowell Peters, whose death occurred Friday at the Crouse Irving Hospital in Syracuse following an operation



Mrs. Lulu Stowell Peters, aged twenty-seven years, died Friday night, April 13, 1928, at the Crouse Irving Hospital, Syracuse, where she had been taken on Wednesday morning for an operation. Mrs. Peters had been in ill health throughout the winter.

Mrs. Peters was born in Boylston, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Bert C. Stowell. Her education was received in the local schools during which, period she spent much of her time in the home of her grandmother, Mrs. Ellen Hunt of Lacona. After completing a course in business school in Syracuse, she was employed for some time as stenographer in an insurance office in that city, and later in the Blount Lumber Company of Lacona.

On December 15, 1920, she was united in marriage with Kent L. Peters, son of Mr. and, Mrs. John Peters of Henderson, N.Y. For the past four years, Mr. and Mrs. Peters have made their home at Mallory.

Besides her husband, she is survived by two daughters, Dorothy aged six years, and Joyce, aged four years; her father, B.C. Stowell, of Lacona; three brothers, Ward, Leon, and Hugh Stowell; and one sister, Mrs. Clarence Curtiss and her grandmother, Mrs. Ellen Hunt, all of Lacona.

Funeral services were held from the Methodist Episcopal church at Sandy Creek, at 1:30 o'clock on Monday afternoon, the Baptist clergyman, Rev. Otto Loverdue from Central
Square, officiating. Burial was in the Wesleyan Cemetery.

Among those from out of town who were present at the funeral were many sorrowing friends from Mallory; Mr. and Mrs. Harry Pe'ters, Mr. and Mrs. Ross Peters, Mr. and Mrs. Joe Peters and Mr. and Mrs. Malcolm Peters of Conneaut, Ohio.

Mrs. Peters was the possessor of an unusually sweet and gentle personality, which easily won the admiration and love of a large circle of friends, who will sorely regret her untimely passing.

Source: Sandy Creek News, April 19, 1928

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