Harvey L. "Herbie" Lowe, Sr., 80, of Frederick, Maryland, formerly of Mt. Airy, Maryland and Winter Haven, Florida, passed away peacefully Saturday, June 14, 2014 at Frederick Memorial Hospital.|
Born October 12, 1933, he was the son of the late Reginald Lowe and Ruth Bowman.
He was a Veteran of the Korean War serving in the United States Army.
He retired from Montgomery County Schools after twenty eight years as a painting supervisor.
He was a lifetime member of the American Legion Gold Post 191 of Mt. Airy, Maryland. He was a friend of Bill W. for over 34 years. He was an avid NASCAR enthusiast as well as a baseball and football fan. He also enjoyed fishing.
He was the beloved husband of Ruth A. Lowe of 58 years, loving father of four daughters and one son: Patricia and Robbie Buzzo of Morgantown, West Virginia; Penny Dove and companion Theo Braswell of Fleming Island, Florida; Pamela and Tommy Grimm of Inwood, West Virginia; Herbie and Hazel Lowe of Taneytown, Maryland; and Peggy and Jeff Landis of Frederick, Maryland.
He was the cherished grandfather of Joshua Lamb, Jeannie and Shaun Moore, Justin and Kristen Sanders, Jessica Dove, Jackie Kate Dove, Amelia and Matthew Brown, Heather Landis and Nicholas Lowe; step-grandfather of Ashley and Chelsea Grimm; great grandfather of Jonah Moore, Addison Sanders and Alaina Moore.
He is survived by his brother Norman Lowe of Delaware, his sister Eleanor Collins of Maryland and many nieces and nephews. Proceeded in death by brother Lawrence Lowe and sister Jackie Christin.
Family members and friends may call at Molesworth-Williams Funeral Home, 26401 Ridge Road, Damascus, Maryland 20872, on Thursday, June 19th from 6-9 p.m. Funeral service will be held there Friday, June 20th at 11:00 a.m. Interment will be in Prospect United Methodist Cemetery, Mt. Airy, Maryland.
Online condolences may be shared with his family at www.molesworthwilliams.com
Published Online in The Frederick News-Post from June 16 to June 17, 2014
Published in Print in The Frederick News-Post on June 16, 2014