Lorene A. Lowery

Lorene A. Lowery

CHILLICOTHE: Lorene A. Lowery, 73, of Chillicothe, died 3:45 a.m. Wednesday, March 20, 2013 in the Wexner Medical Center at the Ohio State University following a brief illness.

She was born August 18, 1939, in Munising, MI, to the late Louis and Mary Kellough Petrie.

Surviving are children, William (Tammy) Warth, of Chillicothe, Marcia Warth, of Chillicothe and Richard (Amber) Lowery, of Chillicothe; grandchildren, Tori Paige Hughes-Lowery, Mark R. Wintersheimer, Clinton Warth and Matthew Warth; a former daughter-in-law, Amy L. Cutright, of Chillicothe; other living relatives; and special pets, her pitbull, Lottie Aruba and her chocolate lab, Mandy. She was predeceased by a sister.

Funeral services will be held 3 p.m. Saturday, March 23, 2013 in the First Freewill Baptist Church with Pastor Mitchell Salyers officiating. Friends may call at the church from noon until 3 p.m. prior to the service on Saturday.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be made to the WARE FUNERAL HOME.

You may sign her online register at www.warefh.com

Published in the Chillicothe Gazette on Mar. 21, 2013