Richard "Dick" Dennis Lowe, age 79, of Ramona, California, passed away of cancer on Monday morning, April 22, 2013, at his home surrounded by his loving family. Dick was born in Columbus, OH, on September 14, 1933, to Albert Carl Lowe and Mary Louise Lowe (Burke).|
He met and married his childhood sweetheart, Mary Alice Achenbach, enjoying 61 years together. Dick joined the U.S. Air Force and was a heavy equipment operator retiring after 25 years. He also helped Mary manage a highly successful Tupperware unit, The Merry Makers. Once Dick retired, he and Mary went on to open their own Tupperware distributorship in Palmdale, CA. Both Dick and Mary retired in 1985 and moved to Ramona, CA.
Dick is survived by his wife, Mary, and his four children, Barbara Coble, Sharon Lowe, Rick Lowe and Cindy Caliguri. Dick has 12 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren.
Services were held on Monday, April 29, 2013, at 10:00 am at El Cajon Mortuary with Pastor Tim Doyle officiating. Burial will follow at Cypress View Mausoleum.
Published in the Ramona Sentinel on May 2, 2013