Paul H. Lowman, Jr

Paul H. Lowman, Jr., 98 years of age, formerly of Blairstown, NJ, passed away in Palmetto, FL on November 10, 2018. He began his career working at the Smith Hardware Co., Blairstown, NJ from 1944-1959 and became the owner from 1959 to 1985. He was a veteran of World War II and was one of the 4 founding members of the Blairstown Ambulance Corp. He was a member of the Blairstown Hose Company # 1, the American Legion Givens-Belet Post #258, the Masonic Lodge # 165. He was an Eagle Scout, a Civil Defense Director in the 1950's and at his passing was the oldest living member of the First Presbyterian Church of Blairstown, NJ.

He is survived by his son, Paul H. Lowman, Somerset, NJ, a daughter Diana M. Middleton, Thomasville, GA, 4 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren. He was predeceased by his wife Elinor M. Beegle in 2010.

A period of visitation will take place from 11- 1 PM, Saturday, December 1, 2018 at Newbaker Funeral Home, 200 Route 94, Blairstown, NJ with a graveside service at 1:30 at Cedar Ridge Cemetery, Route 94, Blairstown, NJ.

The family requests in lieu of flowers, donations be made in Paul's memory to The Blairstown Ambulance Corp., P.O. Box 389, Blairstown, NJ 07825