LOWERY, Robert

LOWERY, Robert Leroy, 80, formerly of Tiltonsville, passed away September 7, 2013, at Veterans Hospital in Temple, Texas.

Bob was born April 15,1933, son of the late Randall Lowery and Leota West Lowery.

He was a U.S. Army veteran enlisting in 1953 and serving in the Korean War.

He was a 32nd Degree Mason with the Belton Masonic Lodge 166.

Bob was a former employee of the Ohio Ferro Alloy Corp. in Brilliant, Ohio.

He was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Hannah Lowery; brother, Walton Lowery; and brother- in-law, Alex Russell.

Surviving are his wife of 57 years, Nila “Tex” (Blair) Lowery; sisters, Donna Russell, Irma (Joe) Toland, Leota (Bob) DeVaul, and Naomi (Bob) Hughes.

Bob was a loving husband, brother, friend and a father figure to so many.

Graveside services were held September 11, 2013 at McDowell Cemetery, Belton, Texas.