Lowell R. Stockment, 88
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Lowell R. Stockment, 88, formerly of Remington, went home to be with the Lord on October 2, 2012, from Community Westview Hospice Hospital. Lowell was born October 3, 1923, to John Alexander and Lena Marian Phelps Stockment. He graduated in 1942 from Remington High School. He attended Purdue University in the School of Agriculture.
Lowell married Beverley Jo Fisher on January 11, 1953, in Wolcott Christian Church.
He was a veteran, serving in the Army during WWII under General Patton in the European Theatre. He was in the 106th Infantry Division. He was attached to the 3rd Aarmored Tank battalion. He served in northern France, Ardennes, the Rhineland and Central Europe from October 28, 1942 to August 11, 1944.
Lowell grew up and worked on the family farm near Remington where he graduated from high school in 1942. He was an active member in Covenant Presbyterian Church in West Lafayette. Lowell had been an active member of the Presbyterian Church all of his life, and enjoyed serving people. He had a strong faith and belief in the Lord God. Lowell always had a smile for everyone he met. His grandchildren brought him great joy.
He was a loving husband and father who put the lives of others before his own. He enjoyed spending time with his family and loved serving his Savior, Jesus Christ.
He was a businessman and farmer before retiring.
Surviving with his wife is one brother, Glen, of Remington; his two sons, David Alan and Rodney Ray Stockment; and his grandchildren, Andrew, Joshua, Jordan, Jessica and Jonathan.
His brothers, Randy and Don; and his sisters, Jean and Marge, preceded him in death.
A memorial service for family and friends will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, October 6, 2012, at Covenant Presbyterian Church. Private family entombment to take place at Tippecanoe Memory Gardens. Hippensteel Funeral Home entrusted with care.
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Published in the Journal & Courier from Oct. 3 to Oct. 4, 2012