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Kathryn J. "Kitty" (Dowhower) Rowe

December 13, 1928 ~ April 9, 2017 (age 88)

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Kathryn J. "Kitty" Rowe, 88, of Lebanon, died on Sunday, April 09, 2017 at StoneRidge Retirement.
She was born on Thursday, December 13, 1928 to the late Leroy Dowhower and Julia Dowhower nee Neat in Palmyra. She was a member of Avon Zion United Methodist Church and retired as a manager for a hosiery company.  She was a graduate of Lebanon High School in 1946 and enjoyed reading, playing pinochle and watching birds at Middlecreek. Kitty liked penny bingo and bible study on Tuesdays at Poplar Terrace with Steve & Nikki.
Surviving are daughter Patricia A. spouse of Henry P. Wallace, Jr., Lebanon; son Eddie spouse of Jean Rowe, Schaefferstown; grandchildren Henry P. III spouse of Tamy Wallace, Brian P. spouse of Brandee Wallace, Steven spouse of Nikki Rowe, Andrew spouse of Jennilyn Rowe, Yvonne spouse of Mike Herr; great grandchildren Shyann Wallace, Alysha Wallace, Cassady Wallace, Corinna Rowe, Zane Rowe, Janelle Dietz. She was preceded in death by husband Robert L. Rowe; brothers Robert Dowhower, William Dowhower, Leroy Dowhower, Jr. She was the last of her immediate family.
Viewing will be on Thursday, April 13, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM at Christman's Funeral Home, Inc., 226 Cumberland Street, Lebanon.
Funeral services will be on Thursday, April 13, 2017 at 1:00 PM at the funeral home.
Burial will be at Grand View Memorial Park, Annville, following the service.
Memorial contributions may be made to your favorite charity or American Cancer Society, 855 Tuck Street, Lebanon PA 17042.
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Charitable donations may be made to:

American Cancer Society
855 Tuck Street, Lebanon PA 17042

 Service Information

April 13, 2017

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Christman's Funeral Home, Inc.
Lebanon, PA

Funeral Service
April 13, 2017

1:00 PM
Christman's Funeral Home, Inc.
Lebanon, PA

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