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Audrey Marie Lowmiller, 90, of Berkeley Springs, W.Va., formerly of Leonardtown, died Feb. 17, 2013.
Born April 26, 1922, in Washington, D.C., she was the daughter of the late Richard Leon and Audrey Cecelia (Wathen) Saunders.
She was the wife of Robert Eugene Lowmiller, whom she married at St. Peter’s Catholic Church in Waldorf on May 30, 1963.
She is survived by her children, Audrey C. Gardiner of Fredericksburg, Va., Marie A. Simmons of Prince Frederick, Bonnie L. Scott of Dahlgren, Va., Sue A. Cooke of Martinsburg, W.Va., Elizabeth Laschalt of King George, Va., Wilson L. Fairall of Franklin Furnace, Ohio, Kathleen I. Tennison of Leonardtown and Robert V. Lowmiller of California; 21 grandchildren; 37 great-grandchildren; and 13 great-great-grandchildren.
After, extensive travel as a military wife, she moved to St. Mary’s County in 1972 and worked as a homemaker. She also enjoyed years of ceramic making. She was a member of the Red Hat Society, Catholic Daughters, NCO wives club, Legion Auxiliary and the altar guild.
A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Feb. 21 at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, with the Rev. Brian Sanderfoot officiating. Interment followed at the church cemetery. Pallbearers were Neal Gardiner, Clifton Scott Jr., Matthew Laschalt, Andrew Gardiner, Randall Scott and Joseph Cagnina.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of St. Mary’s, P.O. Box 625, Leonardtown, MD 20650.
Arrangements were handled by Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home.