Published On: Wed, Apr 27th, 2016

Edith Dougherty Rowan – obituary


Edith Dougherty Rowan, 98, of Whittier passed away Wednesday, April 27, 2016 at her home.  Edith was born Nov. 22, 1917 in Philadelphia, Pa. to the late Francis Rowan and May Hall Rowan.

Edith worked in Medical Records for several years.

She is survived by her daughter, Meredyth Lawson of the home; two grandchildren, Charles Lawson and Mary Southards; four great grandchildren and two great great grandchildren.

No services are planned.  Family request in lieu of flowers that donations be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital at 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, Tennessee  38105.

Long House Funeral Home is serving the Rowan family