Loretta Hood Lowell
Chaput-Buoy Funeral Home
Loretta Hood Lowell, age 87, passed away Thurs., July 17, 2014 at her home in Concordia. She was born in Concordia, KS on Feb. 24, 1927 to Hosford and Eugenia Le Moine Hood.
Loretta graduated from CHS in 1945. She was a bookkeeper at Bon Marche and Palmquist Drug Store.
She married Bill N. Lowell on Aug 2, 1957 at Fairbury, NE. They moved to the family farm near Talmo, KS where she was a homemaker and a farm wife until their retirement on April 1, 1996.
She is survived by her two sons RJ Lowell and wife Marilyn, Kirk Lowell and wife Janet; one daughter, Cindy Koch and husband Dan; 7 grandchildren; 14 great grandchildren & several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband Bill Lowell in 2013; her parents; four brothers, Ralph, Woodrow, Lloyd & Roland Hood; three sisters, Eva Hood, Louise Baysinger & Ovaline Talley.
Funeral Services will be held at 10:30 AM, Friday, July 25, 2014 at Chaput-Buoy Funeral Home, Concordia.
Burial will follow at Pleasant Hill Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 9 am to 9 pm with the family greeting friends from 7-9 pm Thurs., July 24 at Chaput-Buoy Funeral Home.
The family suggests memorials to Meadowlark Hospice in care of the funeral home.
For online condolences, please visit www.chaputbuoy.com.