Patricia “Patty” Ann Fowler, age 62, of Centerville, Iowa, passed away Saturday, June 30, 2018 at the Golden Age Care Center in Centerville.
Patty was born February 7, 1956 to Leo and Rosalie Fowler of Rural Route Cincinnati, Iowa. She was fifth of six children. Patty graduated from Centerville High School in 1974 and enlisted in the US Army the same year. Patty spent time overseas in Germany, while in the service as military police officer. She returned to the states in 1978, after receiving an honorable discharge for her army service.
Patty was employed at JC Penny in Centerville for 2 years. She enrolled in classes at Graceland College in Lamoni to specialize in science and biology. Patty completed her degree in Biology science while working at Rathbun Rural Water company as a water testing analysis.
Patty attended Exline Christian Church. She was always kind and honest and faithful to her God and country. Patty will be loved and missed by all who knew her.
Cremation has been accorded. There are no scheduled services at this time. In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established to the Heartland Humane Society in Ottumwa and may be mailed to Lange Funeral Home and Crematory, 1900 S. 18th St., Centerville, Iowa, 52544. Condolences may be shared online at www.langefh.com.