Ramona May (Snyder) Lowe

Born: Mon., Mar. 23, 1925
Died: Mon., Aug. 8, 2016


10:00 AM to 12:00 PM, Thu., Aug. 11, 2016
Location: Weicht Funeral Home

Funeral Service

12:00 PM Thu., Aug. 11, 2016
Location: Weicht Funeral Home

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Ramona May Lowe, 91, of Angola, Indiana, passed away on Monday, August 8, 2016 in Northern Lakes Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Angola, Indiana.

She was born March 23, 1925 in Montgomery, Michigan to LaVern and Helen (Gifford) Snyder.  She married Edmon Mortorff on October 19, 1947 and Maurice Lowe on August 8, 1970.

Ramona graduated from Edon High School and received her secretarial certificate from Tri-State College, Angola.

She retired from the Metropolitan School District of Steuben County after 24 years of service.  She also was the organist for Flint United Methodist Church, Mt. Zion United Methodist Church and the Weicht Funeral Home, Angola for many years.  She volunteered to play the piano for several nursing homes in the area.

Ramona was a member of the Flint United Methodist Church and the Mt. Zion United Methodist Church.  She was a member of the Mt. Zion Ladies Aide, Evening Musical Club and the RSVP.

Surviving is her son, Keith “Shorty” Mortorff of Angola; two daughters, Judy (Dr. R. Wyatt, Jr.) Weaver of Angola and Linda (Roger) Fulton of Fremont; 5 step-children, Harold (Rose) Lowe of LaGrange, Allan (Joyce) Lowe of Howe, Bonnie (Hal) Pairan of Angola, Roger (Elizabeth) Lowe of Angola, Nancy McKee of Buffalo, MO, three grandchildren, Nichole Fulton, Michael Fulton and R. Wyatt Weaver III; and four great-grandchildren, Jaylen Barnfield, Jayden Barnfield, Payton Fulton and Gracie Fulton; Sister-in-law, Phyllis Nall of Knoxville, Tennessee; 12 step-grandchildren, many step great-grandchildren and step great-great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her husbands, Edmon Mortorff on December 8, 1967 and Maurice Lowe on April 29, 1998.

Funeral Services will be at 12:00 Noon, Thursday, August 11, 2016 at the Weicht Funeral Home, Angola with Pastor Tamra Gerber officiating.

Burial will be in Mt. Zion Cemetery, Steuben County, Indiana.

Visitation will be from 10:00 AM to 12 Noon at the funeral home prior to the service.

Memorials in Ramona’s memory may be made to the Mt. Zion United Methodist Church or the Flint United Methodist Church.

Charitable donations may be made in Ramona's memory to the following organizations:

Flint United Methodist Church

Mount Zion United Methodist Church

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George and Stacy Gilbert
   Posted Tue August 09, 2016
Judy, Keith and Linda,
Our deepest sympathy to you at the loss of your mother. What a special lady she was. I have many fond memories of her, her smile and her wonderful sense of humor.

Becky Seiler
   Posted Wed August 10, 2016
Judy, Linda and Keith,

We are thinking of you during this time and wishing you peace. I have nice memories of Ramona as a kind woman with a gentle smile. She was always very sweet to my sister and I. Many hugs and prayers being sent your way.

Becky & family.

Glenda Woodcox
   Posted Wed August 10, 2016
I just this moment heard about Ramona's passing. This has been an important part of my life and I have already missed her a lot. I hope I can make it in time for the service. God bless you all and may He bless you with comfort and strength through the days to come. Glenda

Philip & Joyce Murden
   Posted Wed August 10, 2016
Judy, Linda and Keith,

Sorry for your loss. Your mother was a special person in a lot of peoples lives. She always had a pleasant smile and was always willing to talk to us whenever we saw her. She played the music for Joyce's parents and my mother's funerals.

Ruth Wilson
   Posted Thu August 11, 2016
So sorry to hear about the loss of your mother. Prayers for peace and my condolences for you and your family.

Jeff Farver
   Posted Thu August 11, 2016
Keith, Judy and Linda, Please accept our condolences upon the passing of your mother. Ramona worked with me at the high school in the early seventies. She also was my mother's maid of honor at her wedding. Mom couldn't make it to her funeral but really misses her. Again our condolences. Jeff, Carolyn and Beverly Farver

Dick an Ruthann Hullinger
   Posted Sat August 13, 2016
May she rest in pease.

Jim and Jackie Skelton
   Posted Sat August 13, 2016
Linda and family
Our condolences to you on the loss of your mother. It's not easy to let them go. May she be in peace.

Jerry & Bev Schlosser
   Posted Sat August 13, 2016
Shorty, Judy & Linda

Sorry for your loss, I can remember a lot of goods, times with all of you.