Pamela Lowell, 75, active in community, former chamber leader

Pamela T. (Muddy) Lowell, who was active in

Ridgefield community work, died on Friday, Feb. 22. She was 75

years old and the wife of Robert Lowell. Mrs. Lowell was born on

July 22, 1937, in Port Chester, N.Y. and lived in her early years

in Rye, N.Y., where she graduated from Rye High School. She

attended Averett Junior College in Danville, Va., and SUNY at Stony

Brook, N.Y. She married her husband Robert in September 1959. A

resident of Ridgefield since 1991, Mrs. Lowell was director of the

Chamber of Commerce in the early 1990’s and served on the town’s

300th Anniversary Celebration committee as well as the 300th

Anniversary Committee of the First Congregational Church in 2012.

She was also active in the Caudatowa Garden Club. Mrs. Lowell was

predeceased by her son, Mark W. Lowell. Her other son, Douglas,

lives in Miami, Fla., with his wife, Rosamarie, and their children

Jessica, Peter, Gabriella and Isabella. Her brother Howard lives in

The Villages in Florida. The Rev. Charles Hambrick-Stowe will lead

a memorial service on Friday, March 1, at 11 a.m. at the First

Congregational Church of Ridgefield with a reception to follow at

the church. In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory may be

made to the Ridgefield Fire Department Ambulance Fund, 6 Catoonah