Bernis Lowell of Delta died Friday, Aug. 8, 2014, at Willow Tree Care Center in Delta. She was 81.
At her request, services will be held in the fall.
Bernis Fay Stephenson was born in Swink on March 1, 1933, to Bernis and Faynola (Thompson) Stephenson. She spent her childhood and attended school in Delta, graduating from Delta High School in 1951.
On June 26, 1953, she married Robert Lowell in Delta.
Mrs. Lowell enjoyed being a wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, watching her grandchildren and great-granchildren play sports, crocheting, knitting, drawing, painting, family gatherings and baseball.
She is survived by her husband of 61 years, Bob Lowell of Delta; two daughters, Paris (David) Boyd of Eckert and Gigi (Don) McMillan of Cedaredge; one brother, Don Stephenson of Eckert; one sister, Rose (Marvin) Young of Eckert; four grandchildren, Shannel Parker, David (Lanissa Dallas-Boyd) Boyd, Jessica Rodriguez and Donelle McMillan; and six great-grandchildren, William Parker, Kyler Parker, Taliah Boyd, Braedyn Boyd, Jordyn Huff and Amber Morrow.
She was preceded in death by a brother, Mic-key Stephenson.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Delta Food Bank.
Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory is handling the arrangements.
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