FULTON, NY – Ruth Kellogg Stowell, 89, of Bowens Corners, passed away on Sunday, May 20, 2018, at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Syracuse.
Born in Hannibal, she lived in the Bowens Corners-Fulton area most of her life.
She was the daughter of the late, Gertrude Cox and Howard Kellogg.
Ruth had worked at the Stowell family owned Triangle Dairy Bar, Prowda’s and the Royal Oak Restaurant all in Fulton and her Kellogg family’s Clover Farms Grocery Store in Hannibal.
She was a long-time member of the Bowens Corners United Methodist Church and active in many church groups, and a former member of the Red Hat Society.
Ruth enjoyed her family, sewing, quilting, crafts, cooking, entertaining and traveling.
She was predeceased by a daughter, Wanda Stowell, in 2018; brother, Roger Kellogg, in 2008; and sister-in-law, Louise Kellogg, in 2018.
Surviving are her husband of 72 years, Clifford Stowell of Bowens Corners; children, Karen Stowell of Lowville, Larry (Susan) Stowell of Marietta, Ga. and Dawn Stowell of Oswego; grandsons, Aaron (Jennifer) Stowell and Adam (Gwynne) Stowell; great-grandchildren, Brooke, Alexandra Ruth, Emily and Lana; and a brother, Wayne Kellogg of Oswego; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Calling hours will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, May 24, at Foster Funeral Home, 910 Fay St., Fulton.
Services will be held 11 a.m. Friday, May 25, at Bowens Corners United Methodist Church, 758 Route 176, Fulton, with burial at Mount Adnah Cemetery, 706 E. Broadway in Fulton.
The family wishes to thank the nurses and staff at DaVita CNY Dialysis Center, St. Joseph’s Hospital and Seneca Hill Manor for their wonderful care.
Memorial gifts are encouraged to be made to the DaVita CNY Dialysis Center, 910 Erie Blvd. East, Syracuse, NY 13210 or to Bowens Corners United Methodist Church.
Foster Funeral Home, Inc.