Bert Lowry: Obituary

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Lowry, Robert Samuel R.S. “Bert”

April 8, 1927- March 20, 2017

Proud father, grandfather, great grandfather and life-long farmer from the 9th line of Ramsay, Bert Lowry passed away March 20, 2017, just three weeks shy of his 90th birthday.

Son of the late Hollie Lowry and the late Edna Gardner. Dearly loved husband of the late Dorothy Penman (2013). Loved and respected father of Allan (Donna), Mary Giles (Ray) and Keith (Susan). Quick witted grandpa of Christa, Julie, Brad (Lindsay) and Leanna Lowry, Angie Giles and Todd Giles (Candy), Michelle Brown (Nick), Coady (Mallory), Kyle and Hayley Lowry. Great grandpa of Colby Brown, Clayton Giles and Maxwell Lowry. Dear brother of Bill (Pam), Jim (Sandy) and David (Lois). Treasured uncle, cousin and friend to his extended family and friends. Very special friend to Ed Lowry. Predeceased by his son Earl (1976) and brothers Gordon (Blanche) and Donald (Mae-Surviving) and brother-in-law- Jack Penman (Mary-Surviving) and sisters-in-law Ruth Leslie (Bill) and Elsie Richmond (Adrian-Surviving). The 9th line neighbours held a very special place in Bert’s heart. He was committed to his church and community and very dedicated to the Lanark County Plowman’s Association. Friends may visit the

Alan R. Barker Funeral Home 19 McArthur Ave., Carleton Place on Saturday March 25, 2017 1-4 and 7-9 p.m. Service will be held at the St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church Sunday March 26, 2017 at 1:30 p.m.

For those who wish to make a donation in his memory, please consider the Almonte Hospital/Fairview Manor Foundation, the Auld Kirk Cemetery or St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church in Carleton Place.