Shirley Ann Lowry, age 68, entered into rest on June 30, 2016 at her home in Manteca, CA. She was born on April 6, 1948 to the late Raymond and Ramona Hanaman at Dameron Hospital in Stockton, CA.
Shirley was raised in the Stockton, Antioch, Hayward, and Oakland areas and attended Tokay High School and Stagg High School where she graduated in 1967.
Shirley is preceded in death by her parents, Raymond and Ramona Hanaman and her siblings, John, Linda, and Raejon.
At the age of 23 Shirley married the love of her life and best friend, Dan Lowry; together they raised a beautiful family.
Shirley is survived by her husband, Dan Lowry and their children Daniel Lowry (Erica), Richard Lowry (Michelle), and Tina Lowry-Lete (Jess), and Andrew Lowry. She is survived by her siblings Matthew Mulkern (Martha), Rose Medford, Renee Hanaman, and her mother, Adele Peters. Shirley has many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins, and grandchildren.
Shirley was a phenomenal woman that was passionate about life. She was devoted to her family and friends and lived everyday to the fullest. Shirley enjoyed camping at Pinecrest Lake and riding the dune buggy at Pismo Beach.
Shirley was an angel that walked this earth and will be missed by all who knew and loved her.
There will be a “Celebration of Shirley’s Life” under direction of Park View Funeral Home, located at 3661 E. French Camp Road, in Manteca, CA on Monday, July 11, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. A light luncheon will follow at the SPOA building located at 217A Fyffe Street in Stockton, CA.
The family would also like to thank her doctors and the staff at Doctor’s Hospital of Manteca for their excellent and compassionate care of our beloved Shirley.
In lieu of flowers, a donation may be made to Autism Society Treasure Valley in honor of Shirley, who was a great supporter of her autistic grandson, Domingo Lete. Please direct donations to the Autism Society Treasure Valley at P.O. Box 44831 Boise, Idaho, I.D.83711.
Manteca (Calif.) Bulletin
Friday, July 8, 2016