Obituary for Charles S Lown

Born: Apr. 26th, 1938
Passed Away: Nov. 4th, 2010


Tuesday Nov. 23rd, 2010
6:00pm to 6:30pm at Throop Funeral Home
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Tuesday Nov. 23rd, 2010, 6:30pm at Throop Funeral Home
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Lown, Charles Samuel Lown, aged 72, of Paducah, KY. died Thursday Nov 4, 2010 at his home. Charles was born April 26, 1938 in Garden, Michigan to the late Dr. John A. and Dorothy A. Lown. He graduated from the University of Michigan with a masters degree in electrical engineering. He worked for Westvaco Paper Company for over 40 years. He was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed hunting. He was known for his service to the community through his work at election polling and many years of service to the NAACP ranging from fundraising to holding office in the local chapter. To his friends and family he was always kind and patient and generous to a fault. He will be deeply missed by all of us. Surviving are two sons, Dr. Kenneth Lown of Ada, MI and John Lown of Los Angeles, CA and his brother Dr. John A. Lown of Coopersville, MI. Memorial services will be held 6:30 pm Tuesday Nov 23, 2010 at the Throop Funeral Home, 214 Church St, Coopersville, MI. In lieu of flowers, Charles would have wanted Contributions be made to NAACP Paducah Chapter, Unit 3108, P.O. Box 357, Paducah, KY 42001. An online guestbook may be signed at Throop-Coopersville MI ph 616-837-8161