John C. Fowler, 81, formerly of Jamestown, N.Y., and Sharon, passed away Saturday, Nov. 25, 2017, in Corry Manor, Corry.
He was born June 1, 1936, in Sharon, the son of the late John H. and Arena Stevens Fowler.
Prior to retirement, John worked at Trinity Industries in Greenville, where he was a member of its labor union. He enjoyed gardening and traveling throughout the United States.
Surviving are his wife of 46 years, Janet Griffin Fowler; a son, David Lurtz of Jamestown, N.Y.; and a brother, James (Linda) Fowler Sr. of Hysteria, Calif.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Russell J. Fowler, on Nov. 6, 2016.
Memorials may be made to Christ First United Methodist Church, 663 Lakeview Ave., or the Chautauqua County Humane Society, 2825 Strunk Road, both Jamestown, NY 14701.
A private service will be held at the convenience of the family. Visitation will not be observed. You may leave a condolence at www.lindfuneralhome.com.
Published on November 28, 2017