Schneider Funeral Home

Cordie Dowell, 87, Galion, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, April 3, 2016.

Cordie was born in Pineville, Kentucky, on Nov. 25, 1928 to the late John and Patricia (Maiden) Fuson. She married Harry H. Dowell on March, 8, 1950. This year they celebrated 66 years of marriage.

She was employed by Frye’s Restaurant, Crestline as a cook. She was a wonderful homemaker. Cordie enjoyed cooking, yardwork and spending time with her grandchildren.

She is survived by her husband Harry, her three daughters Mary Hoffer, Crestline, Tina Mowery, Savannah, Georgia and Candy and Joe Lykins, Crestline, her eight grandchildren, her 10 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her two daughters Terri Stidham and Debbie Marion, her grandson Gary Courtney and her brother Ralph Fuson.

Friends may call Thursday, April 7, 2016 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Mark A. Schneider Funeral Home, 303 Portland Way North, Galion. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Thursday, April 7 at the Mark A. Schneider Funeral Home, Galion, with Pastor Bill Lamb officiating. Burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery, Galion.

The Mark A. Schneider Funeral Home, 303 Portland Way North, Galion is honored to serve the family of Cordie Dowell.

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