Our dear father, Lowell Bolton Rich, left this life for another on March 4, 2014, at the age of 91. He was born June 19, 1922, in St. Charles, Idaho. Lowell was the second of five children born to Orson and Alice Rich. He attended school in Bear Lake Valley and Logan, Utah.
Lowell married Marva Egbert, of Ashton, in the Logan Utah Temple on Nov. 22, 1944. They celebrated their 69th wedding anniversary last November. Lowell made a successful living as a farmer in Ashton area.
Lowell was active in the LDS Church and served in many capacities. He served his community on the Fremont County School Board for many years, he also served on the FHA and Marysville ditch boards.
His many talents included carpentry, woodworking and leather work. He was an excellent machinist and welder. He was always a gentleman and his family is his greatest treasure.
Lowell is survived by his wife, Marva, and his four children, Marlow (Jann) Rich, Thayne (Linda) Rich, Gaye Ann (Scott) Ercanbrack and Wendell J. Rich. He will be greatly missed by his 15 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, March 8, at the Ashton LDS 1st Ward Chapel with Bishop Brian Loosli officiating. The family will receive friends Friday evening from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at Baxter Funeral Home, 717 Main Street, in Ashton and Saturday from noon to 12:45 p.m. at the church prior to services. Interment will be in the Pineview Cemetery. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.bax