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William "Bill" L. Lownes, Sr.

Obituary for William "Bill" L. Lownes, Sr.

August 21, 2016
Newtown, Pennsylvania


William L. "Bill" Lownes, Sr., age 90, a life-long resident of Newtown, passed away on Aug. 21, 2016 with his family by his side. Bill was a Dairy Farmer from Newtown, who once owned Lownes Bros. Farm. He was also a life-time member of The Middletown Grange #684, as well as the Horse Thieves. He was also a member of the Upper Makefield Business Association.

Bill is survived by his wife, Enola W. Lownes, 2 children, Judith Conway (Louis) and William Lownes, Jr (Linda); 3 grandchildren, 6 great-grandchildren, 2 great-great-grandchildren; his 3 step-children, Barry Woodward, Beverly Kimbel (Gary) and Dan Woodward (Monica); 5 step-grandchildren, 5 step great-grandchildren.

He was pre-deceased by his wife of 45 years, Janice A. Lownes and his daughter, Susan L. Lownes.

Family and friends are invited to Bill's Life Celebration, from 9-11am, Thurs. Aug. 25th at Swartz/Givnish of Newtown, E. Washington Ave., Newtown, PA 18940 and to participate in his Funeral Service at 11am. Interment will follow in St. Andrew's Cemetery, Newtown.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Bill's memory to Chandler Hall Hospice, 99 Barclay St., Newtown, PA 18940.

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    Newtown, PA 18940

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Swartz-Givnish Funeral Home, Inc.

323 East Washington Avenue
Newtown, PA 18940
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