Collison Carey Hand Funeral Home
1148 East Plant Street
Winter Garden, FL 34787
(407) 877-6700


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FOWLER, ISABEL T., age 97, of Winter Garden, Florida, passed away on Thursday, June 10, 2010, peacefully at home. Isabel graduated from Alton High School in Alton, New Hampshire and obtained her Bachelor's Degree in Education from Plymouth Normal School, finally completing her graduate work at the University of New Hampshire. Mrs. Fowler was a Past Matron of the Eastern Star, first president of the Winter Garden Hospital Auxiliary having written the original by-laws for the same. Isabel taught History and English at Alton High School and also substituted at Lakeview High School during WWII. Mrs. Fowler also assisted her husband Harold in the operation of Fowler Groves, and was general partner in FGLP and Isabel T.
Fowler Inc. Mrs. Fowler sold the final grove property to Sembler for the Winter Garden Village at Fowler Grove. Isabel is survived by her daughter Jane (Lee) Bekemeyer; grandchildren, Hal (Kathy), Steve (Sylvia), and Kristin Bekemeyer, and Terri (John) Frederickson; niece Isabel McDougal, eight great-grandchildren, six great great-grandchildren, and three grand nephews. Graveside services will be held at Woodlawn Memorial Park in Gotha, Florida on Tuesday, June 15, 2010 at 11 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Isabel's name to the Florida Sheriff Youth Ranches, P.O. Box 2000, Boys Ranch, FL 32064-9984. Arrangements entrusted to Collison Carey Hand Funeral Home, 1148 E. Plant St. Winter Garden, FL 34787. 407-877-6700


Published in the Orlando Sentinel on June 13, 2010
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