- Local Guide
Leroy Earl Lower Jr., 62, of St. Marys, died at 11:15 p.m. Friday, Dec. 7, 2012, at VA Medical Center in Dayton.
He was born on June 10, 1950, in Kendallville, Ind. to Leroy and Martha (Daughtery) Lower Sr.
Survivors include three daughters, Flora Belle Lower of Glendale, Ariz., Lydia Lower of Glendale, Ariz., and Amy Lower of Winter Haven, Fla.; three sons, Luke Lower of Glendale, Ariz., Reuben Lower of Glendale, Ariz. and Sean Lower of Lakeland, Fla; three sisters.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Leroy and Martha Lower Sr.; two brothers; two sisters.
He was a member of the United States Marine Corps, having served during the Vietnam era.
Rites are scheduled for 3:00 p.m. Saturday at Miller Funeral Home, 1605 Celina Road (Ohio 703 West Chapel) in St. Marys, the Rev. Bill Drummond, officiating.
Visitation will be held one hour prior to services on Saturday.
Burial will follow at Dayton National Cemetery in Dayton.
Online condolences may be expressed via MillerFuneralHomes.net.