Della Irene Stowe, age 92, of 2002 18th Avenue South; Escanaba passed away Sunday morning May 23rd, 2010 at the Christian Park Health Care Center in Escanaba where she was a patient for the previous three weeks.
Della was born November 18th, 1917 in Wells, MI the daughter of Eldin and Lucy (McClish) Davis. She married Douglas Stowe August 21st, 1939 in Gladstone and they made their home in the Kingsford area for many years while Douglas was employed for the Veterans Administration Hospital in Iron Mountain. While residing there, Della enjoyed volunteering at that hospital for a number of years.
After her husband passed away in 1987, Della returned to Delta County and had resided in the Gladstone and Escanaba areas.
In addition to her volunteer work in Dickinson County, Della was a member of the Escanaba VFW Auxiliary and the Purple Heat Auxiliary #1976 of Escanaba.
The people of St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church in Escanaba send our sympathy to Della’s family and friends. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
Rayford J. Ray
Episcopal Diocese of Northern Michigan
Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this time..
Kathy & Pat Wyman
Aunt Della was a sweet lady and she will be missed.
Traverse City, MI
Aunt Dealla was a one of a kind lady. Always had a smile for everyone she met and was dearly loved by all who knew her.She will be sadly missed.
Steve and Betty Davis
We’re saddened by Aunt Della’s passing but joyed as she continues her journey with Christ.
Fran and Jerry Ziegler