Joseph Mason McDowell passed peacefully surrounded by his family on July 8, 2013. He was born at 10:51 pm and had already returned to his creator. Joseph was the son of Ashley Peterson and Brandon McDowell of Clinton, CT. He is survived by his maternal grandparents, Robert and Dawn Peterson of Clinton, CT and by his paternal grandmother Tina Wheeler of Clinton, CT and paternal grandfather William McDowell of Conway, South Carolina. Joseph quietly came into our world and gave us a lifetime of love in a short period of time. His Tiny Footprints will forever be imprinted in our hearts. Swan Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. www.swanfh.com. In lieu of flowers memorial donations in his memory may be made to: The First United Methodist Church, 24 Old Church Street, Middletown, CT 06457 or to the Clinton Fire Department, 35 East Main Street, Clinton, CT 06413.
Published in The Middletown Press on July 17, 2013