Inez Elaine Haight, 78, passed away at her residence on Monday, Jan. 6, 2020.
Inez was born on January 11,1941 at Gilboa, the daughter of Ralph and Ernestine (Becker) Fowler.
She graduated from Gilboa Central School and was a lifelong resident of Gilboa. Elaine, as she was known. had a passion for animals and a strong love for each one that she had.
She is survived by her daughter Lila Kratochvil and son in law, Christopher of Grand Gorge, brother, Larry Fowler and his wife Kathy, granddaughters, Tracy Parker and Rachelle Parker and great grand children Ava Ciaravino, Noah Albanesi and Jonah Albanesi as well as nieces Christy Palmatier and Dulcie Fowler and companion Charles Stringham. She was predeceased by her mother and father, Ralph and Ernestine Fowler.
Calling hours were held at Miller Funeral Home in Roxbury on Friday, Jan. 10 from 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Funeral services were held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 11 at Gilboa Methodist Church with the Rev. Dottie Morris officiating.
Commital prayers will be held in the spring in the Fairview Cemetery in Grand Gorge.
Family and friends were invited to Grand Gorge Firehouse following the funeral service for a life celebration. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Miller Funeral home.