Mrs. Fritz Bowe Ferguson of Metuchen, New Jersey
Mrs. Fritz Bowe Ferguson, 94, of Metuchen, New Jersey passed away peacefully at home on Thursday, September 29, 2011 surrounded by her family. She was born on January 1, 1917 to the late Grover and Virginia Jackson Bowe in Wayne County, WV. Fritz was predeceased by her loving husband, Worth Ferguson, in 1996. They were married for 58 years and lived most of that time in Man, WV. They were very active, long time members of Bruce McDonald Methodist Church of Man. Fritz was also a member of the Logan Chapter of the Eastern Star. She worked for many years in the company stores of local coal companies in Logan County, WV. Fritz was also predeceased by her brothers Ralph Bowe and Grover Bowe Jr. and her sisters, Augusta Bias and Billie Trautwein. She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law Ann and Mark Behrens of Metuchen, New Jersey. She also leaves behind a beloved granddaughter Leann Parker, her husband Eric Parker and her cherished great grandson Devin, all of Columbus, Ohio; her brother-in-law and sister-in-law Buck and Ruth Ferguson of Wayne, WV, sister-in-law Mary Ferguson of Milton, WV, and several nieces and nephews. Eastern Star services will be conducted at Morris Funeral Home Chapel at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, October 6, 2011 by Logan Chapter 60, Order of Eastern Star. Graveside services will follow at the Elmwood Cemetery of Wayne, WV with Pastor Mike Dillon officiating. Friends may call one hour prior to the service at the Morris Funeral Home Chapel in Wayne, WV. In lieu of flowers, donations in Fritz’s memory could be made to Caring Hospice, 1090 King George Post Road, Suite 703, Edison, New Jersey 08837 or to a charity of your choice.