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In Memory of
Margaret Margie Stowers
February 23, 1923 - October 2, 2015

October 5, 2015 from 6pm to 9pm
Weaver Mortuary Inc. 1718 West Third Avenue, Williamson, WV 25661

October 5, 2015 at 7:00 p.m.
Weaver Mortuary Inc. 1718 West Third Avenue, Williamson, WV 25661

Old Tennent Cemetery, Tennent, NJ

Margaret 'Margie ' Stowers

Margaret (Margie) Stowers, 90, of Williamson, passed away on October 2, 2015, at the Appalachian Regional Hospital in South Williamson, KY.

Born February 23, 1925, in Woodbridge Township, NJ, she was a daughter of the late Joseph Kijak and Constance Jankowiak Kijak.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 62 years, Fugate Dulaney Stowers; three brothers, Daniel, Bill and Leo Kijak and a son-in-law, Eddie Starr.

Margie was an active owner and the vice president of Stowers Fire and Safety Equipment, Inc., of Williamson. She was a longtime member of the Williamson Seventh Day Advent Church.

In addition to her responsibilities in the business, Margie was also a homemaker. She was an excellent cook and she enjoyed sewing and gardening. She was an avid reader and a self-taught pianist.

Margie had devoted her life in earlier years to rearing her children. She was a loving and devoted mother and she was deeply loved by her children. She was also a proud grandmother and great-grandmother.

Margie is survived by her children, Connie (Dennis) Medvee, Tacoma Park, MD, JoAnn Starr, Maher, Lanette (Dietmar) Piekarek, Williamson, Amy Stowers, San Diego, CA and Allen (Tambria) Stowers, Pigeon Roost, WV; 10 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren; a sister, Helen Sokol, Englishtown, NJ and a sister-in-law, Loretta Kijak, Englishtown, NJ.

The visitation and funeral service will be held on Monday evening, October 5, 2015, at Weaver Mortuary in West Williamson. Visitation is from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm and the funeral service will begin at 7:00 pm, with Pastor Jim Buchannon and Pastor Dan Morikone officiating.

Interment is in the Old Tennent Cemetery, Tennent, NJ, on Friday, October 9, 2015, at 1:00 pm.

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Weaver Mortuary of West Williamson is serving the Stowers family.

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