HOULTON – Stella M. (Sercerchi) Fowler, 91, died April 10, 2014 at a local healthcare facility. She was born May 14, 1922 at Woodstock, NB, Canada, the daughter of Henry and Julia (Ouellette) Sercerchi.
Stella was a communicant of Saint Mary of the Visitation Church. She married the love of her life John E. Fowler and moved to Houlton. She worked at the Aroostook General Hospital and Houlton Regional Hospital. She loved being with her family, gardening and knitting.
Stella is survived by four children, Joanne Carpenter and her husband, Michael, John Fowler and his wife, Mary, Kevin Fowler and his wife, Margaret, Darlene Longstaff and her husband, Brian; seven grandchildren, Charles “CT” Daly and his wife, Stephanie, Dennis Daly and his wife, Mary Joleen and Mathew Lilley, Jennifer Thompson and her husband, Clinton, Patrick and Breanna Longstaff, and Emily Carpenter; five great-grandchildren, Thomas “Tommy” Daly, Gage Daly, Launi Daly and Sara Daly, Gabriel Lilley; sister, Anna Murphy; several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband, John E. Fowler, brothers, John, Ralph, Antonio “Tony” and Albert Sercerchi.
Friends may call at the Dunn Funeral Home 6-8 p.m. Monday. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 11 a.m. Tuesday at Saint Mary of the Visitation Church with Rev. David Raymond celebrant. Spring interment will be in St. Mary’s cemetery. Gifts may be made in Stella’s memory to the St. Mary’s Food Pantry or the charity of one’s choice, c/o Dunn Funeral Home, 11 Park St., Houlton, ME 04730. Online condolences and guest book: dunnfuneral.com