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Shirley Ann (McGurn) Lowrey

Born: Sun., Dec. 9, 1934
Died: Tue., May 24, 2016

No services to be held

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Shirley Ann Lowrey, 81, died May 24, 2016 after a long illness.

She was born in 1934 in Akron and lived all of her life in Akron and Cuyahoga Falls. She graduated from The University of Akron and taught at Lincoln and Roberts schools, retiring in 1997 with over 30 years of service. She was proud to have taught thousands of students throughout her career. Shirley was actively involved with Hower House, Children's Concert Series, Women's City Club, and College Club. She was also a member of the Red Hats Society.

Preceded in death by her parents, Ed and Alva McGurn; son, Kevin Lowrey; brother, Walter Reed "Lucky" Bosley; Shirley is survived by her sons, Charles (Lin) Lowrey and Shane Lowrey; grandchildren, Jake, John, James, Kevin, Brian, and Charlie; sister, Marian Witford; brother, Ken McGurn; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Per her request, there will be no services. Condolences may be made through www.hennessyfuneralhome.com.

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The Hennessy Family and the Staff of Hennessy Funeral Home
   Posted Fri May 27, 2016
Although it's difficult today to see beyond the sorrow, may looking back in memory help comfort you tomorrow.

We offer our heartfelt condolences during this difficult time.

The Hennessy Family and the Staff of Hennessy Funeral Home

Tom Weber
   Posted Thu September 01, 2016
Shirley is at peace once again.

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