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Donald E. Lowman

Donald Eugene Lowman was born March 8, 1930 to Robert and Effie (Sutter) Lowman in Kelley, Iowa. Don passed away July 9, 2016 at Clearview Home in Mount Ayr, Iowa.

Don married Georgia Gloshen and to this union Linda and Steven were born. Later in years Don married Theresa Hodges and they had two children, Kent and Kristin.

Don grew up in Kelly, Iowa, farming with his father. Later Don took over the farming operation and raised his children there. Don and family later bought a farm in Kellerton, Iowa, raising hogs. After retiring from farming, Don traveled with a wheat harvest out West for a few years, then retired completely due to health reasons and moved to Mount Ayr. In April, 2012 Don moved to Clearview Home where he spent the remainder of his life.

Don is survived by his daughter, Linda Brooks, daughter Kristin (Randy) Ellinwood, son Steve Lowman, and daughter-in-law Julie Lowman, nine grandchildren, ten great-grandchildren, and one great-great grandchild.

Don is preceded in death by his parents, son Kent Lowman, son-in-law Dennis Brooks, two brothers, Loyal (Rachel) Lowman, and Glen (Dorothea) Lowman, three sisters, Martha (Herb) Hibbs, Margart (Jake) Bram, and Velma (Loyd) Rice.

Family will receive friends from 9:30 am and 10:30 am on Tuesday, July 12, 2016, at Watson Armstrong Funeral Home, 205 W. Monroe Street in Mount Ayr, Iowa, with the services starting at 10:30 am the same day. Burial will be at Rose Hill Cemetery in Mount Ayr.

  • Family Will Be Present

    July 12, 2016
    9:30 AM to 10:30 AM

    Watson-Armstrong Funeral Home

    205 West Monroe St
    Mount Ayr, IA

  • Funeral Service

    July 12, 2016
    10:30 AM

    Watson-Armstrong Funeral Home

    205 West Monroe St
    Mount Ayr, IA

  • Burial

    Tuesday July 12 2016

    Rose Hill Cemetery

    Hwy 2 & 169
    Mount Ayr, IA


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Linda and Steve. We are so sorry to hear of the loss of your father. May you find some joy in your memories.

Kathy and Terry Baker

Posted by Kathy Baker - Windsor, CO - Friend   July 11, 2016

Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

RIP my friend Don you always had a smile on your face you are surely going be miss your family is in my thoughts and prayers go fly high Don

Posted by Lila Stone - Leon, IA   July 11, 2016

Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss. It''s not easy. You will be in my prayers.

Posted by Linda Nichols Burton - Lamoni, IA - Classmate   July 11, 2016

Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM