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January 13, 2014

Jay Reid Schowe, 83; New Washington

— Funeral services for Jay Reid Schowe, 83, of New Washington, will be held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014, at Grayson Funeral Home in Hanover, Ind., with burial to follow at Crown Hill Cemetery in New Washington.

He died Wednesday, Jan. 8 2014, at Hampton Oaks Nursing Home in Scottsburg. He was born on Dec. 1, 1930, in Clark County to Reid and Bertha Bryan Schowe. He was a retired systems engineer for AT&T, a Naval Veteran of the Korean War, and was a member of River Valley Community Church in Madison.

He is survived by his sons Ronald Schowe and wife, Janice, of Chandler, Ariz., and Dana Schowe and Elizabeth, of Chadsford, Penn., grandchildren David and wife, Lorinda; Daniel, Jennifer, and Mara Schowe.

Visitation will be on Tuesday from 3 to 8 p.m. and on Wednesday beginning at 9 a.m.

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