VeteranWilliam Lowe

William G. Lowe, 78, of Ipava died at 4:40 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2006, at Graham Hospital in Canton.

He was born April 26, 1927, in Canton, a son of William and Blanche Wages Lowe.

Surviving are one sister, Etta Hunnicutt of Havana; two nieces, Linda Vaughn and Joyce Leezer; and two nephews, Richard and Robert Lowe.

Three brothers, including one infant brother, preceded him in death.

He served in the United States Navy during World War II.

He worked for Caterpillar Tractor Co. for 32 years.

Services were held Friday at Oaks-Hines Funeral Home in Canton, with military rites following. Burial was in White Chapel Memory Gardens in Canton.

Memorials may be made to the Spoon River Hospice at Graham Hospital.

Online guest book and obituary information also is available at www.oakshinesfuneralhome.com.

From the Peoria Journal Star.

Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 2/1/2006