MOUNT LIBERTY — Lowell E. Mooney, 84, of Mount Liberty passed away at his home Thursday, Dec. 20, 2018, with his loving family at his side.

He was born April 5, 1934, in Mount Liberty to the late Robert and Florence (McKinstry) Mooney. Lowell was employed at Cooper’s here in Mount Vernon and retired with over 43 years of service. He also owned and operated Mooney’s Tree Trimming and Dry Creek Sales. Lowell was a fan of The Ohio State University. He enjoyed horses and attending auctions. He was a member of the Willow Grove Advent Christian Church. But most of all, Lowell loved the time he spent with his family.

He is survived by his wife of over 65 years, Shirleen (Stoneburner) Mooney; his son, Michael (Laurie) Mooney; two daughters, Cathy Summers and Linda (Dr. Gary) Parson; five grandchildren, Jennifer (Jim) Conde, Shawn (Sheri) Mattox, Tiffany (Heath) Mickley, Kaitlyn Mooney, Justin Mooney; nine great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandson.

In addition to his parents, Lowell was preceded in death by his brother, Wayne Mooney.

Friends may call Thursday, Dec. 27, from 4-7 p.m. at the Willow Grove Advent Christian Church, 7192 Columbus Road, Mount Liberty, OH 43048. A service will be held Friday at the church beginning at 11 a.m., with Pastor Chad Davis and Mr. Nathan Yost officiating. Burial will follow in Mount Liberty Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Hospice of Central Ohio or to Willow Grove Advent Christian Church, PO Box 15, Mount Liberty, OH 43048.

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The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Lowell E. Mooney.


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