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Eleanor Morgan Towery

April 16, 1928 - March 23, 2014
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Eleanor Morgan Towery was born on April 16, 1928 in Cincinnati, Ohio. She passed away on March 23, 2014. She is survived by her loving husband Rev. Dr. John C. Towery of 63 years; sister Betty Gentry, son Joseph Chesley Towery and wife, Maggie, daughter Sally Johnson and husband Thomas, daughter Mary Masters and husband Danny; 5 grandchildren, Pamela Johnson, Tanya Reynolds and husband John, Ricky Masters and wife Monica, Krystal Towery, K.C. Towery and wife Kendra; 6 great grandchildren, Andrew Johnson, Agnes Masters, Haley Reynolds, Clara Masters, Theodore Reynolds, Benjamin Towery, and the late Blake Johnson. Before starting her...
Eleanor Morgan Towery was born on April 16, 1928 in Cincinnati, Ohio. She passed away on March 23, 2014. She is survived by her loving husband Rev. Dr. John C. Towery of 63 years; sister Betty Gentry, son Joseph Chesley Towery and wife, Maggie, daughter Sally Johnson and husband Thomas, daughter Mary Masters and husband Danny; 5 grandchildren, Pamela Johnson, Tanya Reynolds and husband John, Ricky Masters and wife Monica, Krystal Towery, K.C. Towery and wife Kendra; 6 great grandchildren, Andrew Johnson, Agnes Masters, Haley Reynolds, Clara Masters, Theodore Reynolds, Benjamin Towery, and the late Blake Johnson.

Before starting her family, she was known as the "Babe Ruth" of the Cincinnati Gas & Electric Company softball league. After marriage she was a Sunday school superintendent, taught kindergarten, volunteered at Austin Parks & Recreation during the summer programs, and was a secretary at Harris Elementary for 20 years.

She was best known for how many lives she touched. Opening her home to any and everyone all of whom she took in and showed unconditional love.

A visitation will be held on Wednesday, March 26, 2014 from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm at Cook-Walden Capital Parks Funeral Home in Pflugerville. Funeral Services will be held on Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 10:00 am at the funeral home. Interment will follow at Cook-Walden Capital Parks.

Family suggests a memorial be made to First Congregational Church of Austin, 408 West 23rd Street, Austin, TX 78705.

Please visit Eleanor's memorial at www.cookwaldencapitalparks.com

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"Colin and I wish we could have been there. We will always remember the New Year's Eve parties and the way she made us part of the family. I will always..." Lois Matthews (Austin, TX)

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