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Donald G. Fowler

Donald G. Fowler, age 70 of Lancaster, passed away Wednesday, October 15, 2014 at Mount Carmel Medical Center. He was born February 5, 1944 and was the son of the late Glenn and Gladys (Raines) Fowler.  Don was a U.S. Navy veteran and served his country during the Vietnam War. He retired from the New Somerset Bank and continued working after retirement in the insurance and bail bonds industry.  Don was a member of the Grace Lutheran Church, the Masonic Lodge in Baltimore--Lodge #475 F&AM for over 35 years, and a member of the Moose and Eagles.  He enjoyed golfing, playing cards, bowling, and was the voice of the Marching Falcons and Falcon Basketball for 25 years plus.
Don is survived by his loving wife of 49 years, Etta (Vandagriff) Fowler; sons, Todd Fowler and Sean (Jane) Fowler all of Lancaster; sister, Linda (Jim) Mann of Gahanna; half-brother Myron and half-sister Nancy; and special friend Carl Shahan. He will be missed by his two loving pet companion dogs, Tasha and Sara.
Cremation has been handled with care by the Taylor Funeral Home in Amanda. The family will receive friends on Monday from 4-8 P.M. at the funeral home to celebrate Don’s life.  In lieu of flowers, the family request memorial contributions to the Fairfield County 4H Endowment, % OSU Extension Fairfield Co., 831 College Ave, Suite D, Lancaster, OH 43130.

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Etta, Sean, and Todd,
  Prayers for all of you as you go through this valley of life. May you receive peace and strength from God today.

Becky (Garza) McCarty Oct 19 2014 12:00 AM

Todd - I'm so very sorry for your loss.  Your Dad was a lovable guy and will be greatly missed.  I remember going to the Eagles with you, your parents and Chuck Hosafros.  
You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

Amy Calvert Oct 17 2014 12:00 AM

We are so sorry to hear of Don's passing.  We so enjoyed working with Don all these years.  It was a pleasure to have him as a bail agent with Midwest Bonding.  Our deepest sympathy to the Fowler family.

Midwest Bonding Oct 17 2014 12:00 AM

Very sorry for your loss. Your Dad and I double dated to to the prom at Westerville. I was new to the school from Mc Kinley and he was one of a very few people who went out of their way to help me adjust. Gods Speed.

Ken Hibbitt Oct 17 2014 12:00 AM

Dearest Etta,
Please accept my deepest sympathy for the loss of your husband. Prayers are with you.


Marcia Bixler Dennison Oct 17 2014 12:00 AM

Etta Sue you have our heartfelt sympathy. Take comfort in your friends and family.     Sonny and Sharon (Fetty) Guminey   (LHS  Class of 1964)

Sharon (Fetty) Guminey Oct 16 2014 12:00 AM