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GERDA E. STOWELL


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GERDA E. STOWELL Obituary
GERDA E. STOWELL

Oct. 13, 1920 - July 28, 2011

Gerda E. Stowell passed away July 28, 2011, at age 90, and has gone to her peaceful rest. Gerda was born in Colusa, CA on Oct. 13, 1920, to Flora and Bill Jones.

On November 22, 1938, she married her childhood sweetheart, Frank Stowell in Colusa. They knew each other for 80 years. Gerda and Frank are long-time residents of Oroville, and leaves behind many friends in the area.

Gerda is survived by her husband of 73 years, Frank Stowell. Also survived by her children, Jan (Don) Fridrich, Jack (Nancy) Stowell and Sue (Ed) Pease, all of Oroville. Her son, Earl Stowell preceded her in death on July 12, 2005. Gerda is also survived by 6 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren.

Private family services will be held at a later date.

Gerda was deeply loved by everyone in her family, her energy and strength was legendary. She will be missed by us all, but will be forever in our hearts.

"We thank our God every time we remember you" "Philippians 1:3"
Published in Chico Enterprise-Record on Aug. 3, 2011
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