FOWLER JAMES E. JR.
On Monday, March 10, 2014, age 66, of the VAMC in Aspinwall, formerly of Carrick and originally of the North Side. Former husband of Dorothy "Dot" Fowler; loving father of James E. Fowler III (Lois) and Sheri Fowler; proud grandfather of Dustyn and Ahna Avallone; brother of Wayne and Tom Fowler; son of the late James and Evelyn Fowler. Friends received from 10 a.m. until time of Blessing Service at noon on Friday at the HEARD FUNERAL HOME, INC., 4047 Perrysville Ave., Observatory Hill. Burial will follow with military honors at the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies. Before his long bout with multiple sclerosis, Jim served the City of Pittsburgh as a police officer
under Zone 5. He had great devotion to the Masonic order (Lodge 743) and was an avid supporter of his children's events at Carrick High School. He also served honorably in the Air Force during the Vietnam era. Family suggests memorials to the Multiple Sclerosis Society, 1501 Reedsdale St., Pittsburgh, PA 15233.
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