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74 Trinity Avenue
Gouverneur, NY, 13642
United States


Shirley A. (Collins) Stowell

Dan McClelland

Shirley A. (Collins) Stowell, 81, formerly of Gouverneur, wife of the late Roscoe Stowell Jr., passed away on Thursday, April 6 at Parkhouse Providence Pointe Nursing Home, Royersford, PA.
Born in North Bangor, N.Y., she was the daughter of the Bernard and Francis (Phillips) Collins.
Shirley was one of nine children.  Shirley enjoyed playing bingo and taking care of her family. She loved spending time with her family and was a loving wife, mother and grandmother.
Surviving are her children Sue Brownell, Dale Stowell, Bonnie Woodard, Tammy Stowelland Connie Stowell; grandchildren Mandy, Jason and Shawn Woodard, Seth Stowell, Kimberly and Cristina Brownell, Melinda Stowell, Brian Johnston and Amara and Sierra Howard; and great grandchildren Brandon, Selena, Kalyn, and Emma. Along with her husband and parents, she is predeceased by her daughter Sandra Johnston.
A graveside service will be on July 15 at Riverside Cemetery, Gouverneur. A celebration of her life will be held at 2p.m. July 15 at the VFW in Gouverneur.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Shirley’s name to: Alzheimer's Association, P.O. Box 96011, Washington, DC 20090-6011
Catagnus Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Ltd., Royersford, PA is in charge of arrangements.
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