Metchel William Lowe, 91, of Grant Town, passed away Sunday afternoon in his residence.
He was born May 13, 1926, in Monongalia County, son of the late John Andy and Bernice Helen Herman Lowe.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Blanche Lee Lowe, who died in 2013.
Mr. Lowe was a member of St. Anthony's Catholic Church in Grant Town. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II. He retired as a coal miner with Consolidated Coal Co. at Loveridge Mine.
Survivors include his five children, several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and nieces and nephews.
Family and friends may call from 3-7 p.m. today and from 10-11 a.m. Friday at Ford Funeral Home, DeGarmo Chapel, Jasper Street, Rivesville. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday in the funeral home with Deacon Lou Belldina officiating. Burial will follow in Beverly Hills Memorial Gardens in Morgantown.
Online condolences may be made to www.fordfuneralhomes.com.
Published on July 20, 2017