MASON, OHIO — MOWRY – Betty Jane (Johnson), 92, passed away Thursday, Oct. 31, 2013, at Mason Christian Village, Mason, Ohio. Born 1921 in Jeanette, Pa., to the late Robert and Helen Johnson. She was the beloved wife of Robert K. Mowry for 53 years, who still resides at Mason Christian Village. Dear mother of Cindy (Jim) McVey, Carol (Bob) Turner and John (Denise) Mowry. Devoted grandmother of Melissa, Elizabeth, Amy, David, Rob, Doug, Jessica, Jennifer and Jacqueline; and also devoted great-grandmother of 13 great-grandchildren. Betty is survived by her brother, Jimmy Johnson, Mechanicsburg, Pa.; and many nieces and nephews. Her brother, Robert Johnson, and her sisters, Eleanor Harris, Dorothy Jones and Ruth Trenton, are all deceased. She attended First Lutheran Church in Johnstown. Betty and her husband, Bob, retired to Stuart, Fla., in 1982, where they lived for more than 30 years. There she was a member of Emmanuel Lutheran Church. She was devoted to her husband, Bob, and family throughout her life. She enjoyed many years of travel and one of her favorite travel memories was seeing the Passion Play in Oberammergau, Germany. In April of 2013, Betty and her husband, Bob, moved to Cincinnati to be near family. Her funeral will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 7, at the chapel of Mason Christian Village, 411 Western Row Road, Mason, Ohio. To send a condolence, visit www.Muellerfunerals.com.
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Doris Marjorie Cooper
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Beverly J. Hoover
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