The Life of Gerald D. Mowery
Gerald Dwight Mowery
86 of Jackson Twp., passed away Monday, July 27, 2015. He was born Dec. 30, 1928 in Hartford City, Ind. the son of the late Wilfred and Valeda (Philebaum) Mowery. In addition to his parents, Gerald was preceded in death by a younger brother, Don. His survivors include, Janet (Johnson), his wife of over 62 years and daughters, Pam Mowery, Renee'' Fye (Tom); son, Stan Mowery (Tina); six grandchildren, Bambi Kress (Adam), Alisa Dauer (Brandon), Ashley Ritter (Nate), Jessica Harper (Jamie), Joshua Fye (Cassey), Jordyn Fye; and seven great-grandchildren. Gerald retired from B. F. Goodrich, and in addition he held various positions before and after Goodrich, the last being that of a United Methodist Local Pastor. Gerald served in the National Guard for over 20 years. For over 45 years, he was an active member of Church of the Lakes. Visitation is to be at Church of the Lakes on Friday July 31st at 11 a.m. with the funeral service following at Noon. Pastor Leslie Peine will be officiating. Burial is to be at Rose Hill Memorial Gardens in Massillon.