Albert Zimmerman
B: 1936-02-08
D: 2019-05-24
View Details
Zimmerman, Albert
Linda Porter
B: 1944-04-19
D: 2019-05-22
View Details
Porter, Linda
Nancy Van Meter Matia
B: 1943-05-02
D: 2019-05-20
View Details
Van Meter Matia, Nancy
Tammy Stackhouse
B: 1972-04-22
D: 2019-05-18
View Details
Stackhouse, Tammy
Emeline Fulmer
B: 1926-07-26
D: 2019-05-16
View Details
Fulmer, Emeline
Robert Thompson
B: 1956-04-25
D: 2019-05-11
View Details
Thompson, Robert
Jeffrey Wenrich
B: 1960-04-20
D: 2019-05-11
View Details
Wenrich, Jeffrey
Dale Piatt
B: 1959-09-28
D: 2019-05-11
View Details
Piatt, Dale
Paul Johnson
B: 1947-01-25
D: 2019-05-08
View Details
Johnson, Paul
Glen Friend
B: 1934-06-11
D: 2019-05-06
View Details
Friend, Glen
Cletus Albers
B: 1924-03-26
D: 2019-05-04
View Details
Albers, Cletus
Delbert Gribben
B: 1926-11-15
D: 2019-04-30
View Details
Gribben, Delbert
Gail Lonsinger
B: 1961-05-18
D: 2019-04-30
View Details
Lonsinger, Gail
James Ferrell
B: 1937-10-27
D: 2019-04-21
View Details
Ferrell, James
Miriam Cunningham
B: 1927-09-03
D: 2019-04-20
View Details
Cunningham, Miriam
Larry Warner
B: 1945-03-07
D: 2019-04-19
View Details
Warner, Larry
Janet Leiter
B: 1951-11-11
D: 2019-04-16
View Details
Leiter, Janet
Al Farnam
B: 1953-07-25
D: 2019-04-15
View Details
Farnam, Al
John Sommers
B: 1928-03-15
D: 2019-04-12
View Details
Sommers, John
Arthur Smith
B: 1918-05-24
D: 2019-04-10
View Details
Smith, Arthur
Ireene Thomas
B: 1921-02-28
D: 2019-04-09
View Details
Thomas, Ireene


Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
313 Center St.
Phone: 419-281-2566, 1-800-430-2566
Fax: 419-281-4411
About An Amazing Life|Help

Carolyn R.

November 17, 1927 – September 29, 2018

Carolyn Lowe
Share this tribute
Memorial Candles Lit for Carolyn | SEE ALL
"We are honored to provide this Book of Memories to the family."
— Denbow Gasche Funeral Home and Crematory
"Wonderful Lady! She will be greatly missed! I remember fantastic times at Savannah High School with my classmates."
— Richard Algeo,Savannah High School Classmate

Obituary for Carolyn R. Lowe

Carolyn R. Lowe

Carolyn Ruth Lowe, 90 of Ashland passed away Saturday, September 29, 2018 in her home at Belmont Tower of Brethren Care Village.

She was born on November 17, 1927 in Tuscarawas County, the daughter of the late George and Ruth (nee Blair) Kreis.
Carolyn graduated from Savannah High School in 1945. Following her graduation, she earned a degree in nursing in 1948 from Samaritan Hospital School of Nursing. She enjoyed a fulfilling career as a registered nurse at Samaritan Hospital; a private duty nurse; and a nurse at Medical Associates from 1972 to her retirement in 1984.

Carolyn married Donald E. Lowe on August 15, 1948.

She was a devoted member of the First United Methodist Church.

Carolyn is survived by her two daughters, Pat (Phil) Bush of Ashland and Jan (Rick) Gleim of Dublin; one son, Steve (Cindy) Lowe of Mainesville; nine grandchildren; Jill (Rob) Hartson, Laura (Brian) Stier, Kevin (Carla) Bush, Kyle (Michelle) Bush, Andrew Gleim, Kristin Gleim (fiancé Jeremy Jenkins), Adam (Ashley) Gleim, Greg (Jessica) Lowe, and Juli Lowe (Matt Gehring); twelve great-grandchildren; Ryan, Sara, and Jenna Hartson, Elizabeth and Caleb Stier, Emma and Ella Bush, Katie Bush, Bridget and Nathaniel Gleim, and Colin and Elise Lowe; her sister-in-law, Diane Kreis; two step grandchildren, Nick (Kat) Southam-Fay and Darren (Hannah) Fay; two step-great grandchildren, Claudia and Ellie Fay; and numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, Carolyn is preceded in death by her husband of 56 years, Donald Lowe on January 6, 2005; a sister, Eileen Harper; and five brothers: Elmer, Don, Ward, Wayne and Dick Kreis.

Funeral services will be held Thursday, October 4, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church, 220 Sandusky Street, Ashland, Ohio 44805 with Reverend Tom Snyder officiating. Interment will follow in the Ashland Cemetery. Friends may call Wednesday, October 3, 2018 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Denbow-Gasche Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Associated Charities, 240 Cleveland Avenue, Ashland, Ohio 44805; Brethren Care Village, 2000 Center Street, Ashland, Ohio 44805; or Pathways Hospice, 1171 East Main Street, Ashland, Ohio 44805.

Denbow-Gasche Funeral Home Crematory is handling the arrangements.

Online condolences may be shared on the funeral home’s website at

To send flowers to the family of Carolyn R. Lowe, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

First Visitation

When Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Denbow-Gasche Funeral Home
313 Center Street
Ashland, Ohio 44805
Additional Information

Funeral Services Information

Thursday, October 4th, 2018 2:00pm
Reverend Tom Snyder
First United Methodist Church
220 Sandusky Street
Ashland, OH 44805

Interment Information

Thursday, October 4th, 2018 3:00pm
Ashland Cemetery
523 W. Main St.
Ashland, Ohio 44805