2013-03-07 / Obituaries

Mary Nell Fowler

August 19, 1935 - February 25, 2013

Mary Nell Horvath Fowler was born on August 19, 1935 in Chicago, Illinois to Anthony & Alice (Tudor) Horvath. She was united in marriage to Daniel K. Fowler on November 26, 1975 in Chicago Ridge, Illinois. Mary attended the First Presbyterian Church in Giddings and was a member of the Stitching Bees quilting group. She was a former member of the Giddings Noon Horizons Lions Club and volunteered with Rejuvenation and assisted with hearing tests for students in Giddings. She enjoyed quilting, researching genealogy and loved animals.

Mary died unexpectedly the morning of Monday, February 25, 2013 at St. Mark's Medical Center in La Grange.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Anthony & Alice Horvath and a sister, Enid Miller.

Mary is survived by her husband, Daniel K. Fowler of Giddings; five children, Nancy & John Bickness of Chicago Ridge, Illinois, Kathleen & Anthony Ciccone of Houston, Robert Fowler of Reno, Nevada, Mark & Nancy Fowler of Dallas and Terry & DeShay Fowler of Jefferson, Georgia; 8 grandchildren; 3 great grandchildren; sister, JoEtta Grau of Aurora, Illinois, as well as several nieces, nephews and many friends.

In keeping with Mary's wishes, services were private.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made to the American Heart Association or to the charity of one's choice.

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