Eleanor Black Lowe
Eleanor Black Lowe (Ellie) passed away at home January 26, 2013. She is survived by her brother Lyman Black of Seattle, sister Janet Wegener of Bellingham, children Antoinette Jan Harvey, Mary Lynn Riboli, Melissa Lowe Baker and David Miller Lowe, and nine grandchildren.
Ellie was born in Seattle on February 22, 1930, and grew up on Queen Anne Hill. She graduated from St. Nicholas High School, Seattle, then attended both Northwestern University
and the University of Washington
. After graduating, Ellie lived in Glencoe, IL, and Breckenridge, CO, several years before returning to Kirkland in 1978.
She worked at the Seattle King County Convention and Visitor's Bureau until her retirement. The last 10 years she has lived in Bellevue. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Bellevue.
There will be a memorial service for Ellie Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013, at 1:00 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church of Bellevue, 1717 Bellevue Way NE, Bellevue, with a reception following. There is another reception at the Park Shore Retirement Community, 1630 43rd Ave. East, Seattle, 3-5PM that afternoon.