Mary Jane Fowler

Mary Jane Fowler (Wegenka)

Oct 25, 1923 - Jan 26, 2019
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Obituary

Mary Jane Fowler of Brewster, NY, passed away Saturday January
26, 2019 at Westchester Medical Center with her family at her side at
the age of 95.

She was born October 25, 1923 in South Bend, IN, daughter of the
late Walter and Blanch (Napieralski) Wegenka. Mary Jane graduated from
St. Stanislaus High School in South Bend in 1942. She served with the
United States Marine Corps from 1942 to 1946. After her discharge from
the Marines she married Irving E. Fowler of Carmel, NY at St.
Catherine of Sienna Church in New York City. In 1964 they moved to
Brewster, NY. Mary Jane worked as a teacher’s aide for WARC in Katonah
for 22 years before she retired. She was a member of St. Lawrence
O’Toole Church in Brewster, a volunteer for Putnam Hospital Center for
30 years, spending most of her time at the Eagle Eye Thrift Shop in
Brewster. She volunteered at the office of the aging and was a life
member of the Putnam Marine Corp. League.

Her husband Irving predeceased her in 1988. She is survived by
her son Kenneth Fowler and his wife Amy of Brewster, NY, daughters
Barbara Hoeper and her husband Paul of Arlington, VA and Patricia
Fowler of Summit, NY and two grandchildren, Jeffrey Lawrence and
Patrick Hoeper. Mary Jane was predeceased by her siblings Rita Csenar, Pat Laskowski,
Chester Wegenka, Bob Wegenka, Daniel Wegenka, Walter Wegenka and Frank Wegenka.


A mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Wednesday January
30, 2019 at St. Lawrence O’Toole Church in Brewster, NY, at 10:00 am.
The interment will take place at the convenience of the family.
Calling hours will be held on Tuesday January 29, 2019 from
3:00 pm to 7:00 pm at the Beecher Funeral Home, 1 Putnam Ave., Brewster, NY.


In Lieu of flowers contributions in Mary Jane’s memory may be made
to Putnam Hospital Center, 670 Stoneleigh Ave., Carmel, NY 10512.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Tuesday January 29, 2019 | 3:00pm - 7:00pm
    When
    Tuesday January 29, 2019 3:00pm - 7:00pm
  • Service

    Wednesday January 30, 2019 | 10:00am
    When
    Wednesday January 30, 2019 10:00am
    Location
    St. Lawrence O'Toole Church
    Address
    31 Prospect Street
    BREWSTER, NY 10509
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Officiant
    Rev. Richard Gill

Donations

Donations are being accepted for: PUTNAM HOSPITAL CENTER FOUNDATION INC.

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Cousin Ed, Jim and Joan Loeffler

Posted at 04:00pm
In memory of my Aunt Mary Jane, my Marine Aunt.
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Jane Elliott

Posted at 08:51pm
Loved you so much. Love to all of you
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Cathy Funkhouser

Posted at 07:35pm
Rest In Peace Aunt Jane, you have impacted many generations with your smile, laughter and family stories, With much love and condolences to Barbara, Patty, Kenny❤️❤️❤️
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