John Arthur Stowe

1931 - 2012 Obituary Condolences
John Arthur Stowe Obituary
John Arthur Stowe December 1, 1931 - December 15, 2012 John Arthur Stowe was born to Lonnie and Ivory (Demery) Stowe on December 1, 1931.His life on this earth as we know it, ended December 15, 2012, so he may enter into Eternal Life with Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Born and raised in Wasco, CA he attended school within the Wasco School District, graduating from Wasco Union High in 1950. John was well known throughout the community of Wasco for his involvement in sports, working several years as an umpire, referee and coach. John was genuinely respected, admired and appreciated by all who had an opportunity to know and work with him and had the pleasure to reap the benefits of his exceptional spirit and devotion to making a difference in the lives of others. He leaves to cherish his memory and celebrate his home going; his wife of sixty-one years, Alice; two sons and daughter-in-laws, Milt and Lorry Stowe of Porterville, CA, and Dennis and Zoila Stowe of Shafter, CA; one brother, Curbie Stowe of Wasco, CA; one sister, Melba Loggins of Tracy, CA; one brother-in-law, Herman Broom of Wasco, CA; nine grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and cherished friends. In lieu of flowers of flowers the family request donations be made to the Wasco Little League in honor of John Stowe. Please make checks to: Wasco Little League c/o David Villalpando, President; 714 6th Street, Wasco, CA 93280. Viewing will be held today at Truelight Baptist Church, 1104 14th St. Wasco, CA from 5:00-8:00PM. A funeral service will begin Friday, December 21, 2012, 11:00AM at Truelight Baptist Church. Interment to follow in Shafter Cemetery. Services Entrusted to Beloved Care www.bakersfield.com/obits
Published in Bakersfield Californian on Dec. 20, 2012
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