Wendy Bema Mead Lowry beloved wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother died peacefully at home after a brief illness.
She was born in Plattsburgh,NY to John and Margaret Mead on Sept. 8 1935.
She attended Marywood Seminary and graduated from Marywood College. After graduation she taught the severely and profoundly mentally and physically challenged until she retired from the NEIU 19.
She was an active volunteer all her life working at the Geisinger Medical Center gift shop and the Theater Group until she became ill.
She is survived by George her husband of 60 years; children Martin, Lisa, George and Margo as well as eight grandchildren and twelve great grandchildren.
A celebration of Wendy’s life will be held Friday at 7pm in the Vanston and James Funeral Home 1401 Ash St. Scranton.
Friends may call Friday from 6-7pm.
In lieu of flowers charitable contributions should be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105
Arrangements have been entrusted to and are under the care and direction of Robert C. Jones, funeral director.
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