METROPOLIS, Ill. — Ms. Jeanne Fowler, 77, of Metropolis, Ill., passed away at 5:25 a.m. Sunday, July 28, 2013, at Metropolis Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.
Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, August 3, 2013, at Miller Funeral Home in Metropolis. Rev. Jon Cockrel will officiate.
Jeanne was born and raised in Metropolis. She was an educator in the state of Illinois for over 40 years and returned to her native Metropolis following her retirement. Jeanne attended First United Methodist Church of Metropolis.
Jeanne is survived by two sisters, Elizabeth “Libby” Krumrey and her husband Bill of Cape Coral, Fla., and Chris Fowler Wiedeman of Metropolis, Ill.; one brother, Robert Fowler and his wife Terri of Port St. Lucie, Fla.; several nieces, nephews, great-nieces, and great-nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, B.D. “Mike” and Letha Mae (Cummins) Fowler; her stepmother, Joan Fowler; and a nephew, Michael Krumrey.
Visitation will be held from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, August 3, 2013, at Miller Funeral Home in Metropolis.
Memorials may be made to: COPE Food Pantry, P.O. Box 761, Metropolis, IL 62960.