Alice T. Nowell

Alice T. Nowell                      

June 10, 2012


            On Sunday, June 10, Alice Nowell joined her husband, William, in heaven.  The couple had been married 65 years.

            Born in Salamanca, NY, Alice was the daughter of the late Leslie A and Freda Henry Tyler.  She was a graduate of Dunmore High School and was a member of the Parker Hill Community Church.  Prior to retirement she had been employed by Beloit Manhattan and later by the law firm of Kreder, Brooks and Hailstone as a secretary.  She was a proud United States Navy veteran serving during World War II with the WAVES.

            Surviving are daughters Barbara Hapeman of Clarks Summit and Leanne Porterfield of Lancaster; a son John of Clarks Summit; five grandchildren; eight great grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

            She was preceded in death by brothers William H. and Dr. Leslie J. Tyler.

            Funeral services will be held Thursday at 10am in the Vanston and James Funeral Home 1401 Ash St Scranton.

            Friends may call Wednesday from 4-6pm.

            Interment with military honors in Fairview Memorial Park, Elmhurst.

            Because Alice enjoyed the music ministry, in lieu of flowers Memorial contributions may be made to the Parker Hill Community Church  933 Scranton Carbondale Highway  Scranton, PA 18508

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