unknown - February 3, 2012
Jean Ellen Cox Dowell, 82, of Jordan, passed away Feb. 3, 2012, with her loving family around her. Jean was a loving mother, grandmother and great grandmother. Born May 8, 1929 in Syracuse, she was the daughter of the late Rev. Raymond and Hazel Cox, Jean graduated from Tully High School and Syracuse University. She lived most of her life in Jordan where she was a longstanding member of the Jordan United Methodist Church. Gardening was a life long interest and passion.
Jean was the beloved wife of the late Roger B. Dowell, mother to Daniel R. Dowell, Peter D. Dowell, Timothy E. Dowell (Judy), late Richard P. Dowell, Patricia J. Chartrand (Christopher), late Rebecca L. Dowell, Martha E. Marshfield, Jennifer A. Salisbury (Paul), Ellen M. Sweet (Christopher), grandmother to Dympna Williamson (Brian), Julie Dowell, Christopher Chartrand, Jessica and Stephanie Salisbury, Sara Marshfield, Abigaile and Collin Sweet, and great grandmother to Vivian Williamson.
Memorial service: 4 p.m. Monday, Feb. 6, in the Jordan United Methodist Church. A special thank you goes to the staff of James Square Rehabilitation Center. Contributions may be made to Hospice of CNY or Beaver Lake Nature Center. The Bush Funeral Home of Elbridge has charge of arrangements.