Agnes Sowders
1934 - 2021
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Oakdale - Agnes Sowders, 86, of Oakdale entered eternal life Feb. 14, 2021. She was born Dec. 15, 1934, in Naugatuck.

She married the love of her life James Sowders Sr. (who proceeded her in 1974). She was the loving mother of four children, Kathy Hansen (proceeded her in 2013), James Sowders Jr. (Dianalin Bruce), Judy Hershberger (husband Mark), Jennie Rheaume (husband Harry). She had eight wonderful grandchildren who honored her with ten great-grandchildren.

There will be a Graveside Service at 10:30 a.m. Monday, March 1, 2021, in Starr Burying Ground, 88 Lestertown Road, Groton. Masks and social distancing will be observed. The Montville Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. Please visit to leave an online tribute or condolence.

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Published in The Day on Feb. 23, 2021.
Graveside service
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March 15, 2021
Jimmy, Judy, & Sam--I am sorry to be reading your mom's obit. Whenever I was in CT I would call her, although I never reached her. I remember the times my mother and I spent with you all. ( I am cousin Joan's daughter)
Monica Montgomery
February 27, 2021
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February 23, 2021
to jimmy and family , navy housing was cool on Spruce Ln. wishing the best at this time to all. Peace.
danny morgan
February 23, 2021
My thoughts are will all of you at this difficult time. Great childhood memories of Mrs Sowders.
Cheryl Pennell Bennett
February 23, 2021
So Very sorry for your loss❤
We have wonderful memories of your mom at Fair Oaks
The Allen Girls
Debbie Allen Caron
February 23, 2021
Amber and family
Sending hugs and prayers to you and your family♡♡ so sorry for your loss ♡♡love you guys♡♡
Deb & Chris
February 23, 2021
Red, Dianalin, Family,

So sorry for your loss. Our sincere condolences.
Pete & Peggy Ververis
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