At helm
Thomas Lowell
  • 68 years old
  • Date of birth: Apr 18, 1947
  • Date of passing: Nov 15, 2015
A celebration of Tom’s life will be held on Sunday, November 22, 10:30am at The Marina 28 Spring Tree Rd, Brattleboro, Vermont 05301

This rememberance website was created in memory of Thomas Lowell, 68, born on April 18, 1948 and passed away on November 15, 2015. We will remember and love him forever.

In lieu of flowers please make memorial contributions in Tom’s name to:

The Visiting Nurse & Hospice of Vermont and New Hampshire
White River Junction, VT 05001
http://www.vnhcare.org/giving/donate/

Brattleboro Area Hospice
191 Canal St.
Brattleboro, VT 05301
https://co.clickandpledge.com/sp/d1/default.aspx?wid=54985

The Shepherd Center
2020 Peachtree Rd NW
Atlanta, GA 30309
https://give.shepherd.org/charitable-giving

Ellen's mailing address is:
Ellen O'Beirne
P.O. Box 2052
Brattleboro, Vermont 05303 

Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Burnette Jackson on 2nd December 2015

"A belated condolence to the family and friends of your loss."

This tribute was added by Carol Pacetti on 1st December 2015

"Ellen,
I am so sorry for your loss.  You have had more than your share of heart ache.
Love, Carol"

This tribute was added by Bill Devlin on 24th November 2015

"Honorable Mention      (Nov.  22, 2015)

It was a benison to attend a gathering
devoted to reminisces of Tom Lowell
who was in fact much larger than life
in that strong good humor he exerted
to being so human among his fellows
that they might share in such success
to comprehend the working of things
which included themselves as people.

His astute creativity & inventiveness
near to Tom Edison & Ben Franklin
prime figures of mechanical solution
was but the shore of a vast continent
whose heart contained its multitudes
filling The Marina with his presence
blessing this thanks being given him
that we might better oversee our loss."

This tribute was added by Cathryn Lykes on 22nd November 2015

"Thank you, Tom, for setting a beautiful example of what it means to be an exemplary and loving husband and father. You were a fantastic neighbor. I always wondered which scientific discoveries you were making in your workshop. Ellen and Peter, may your grief turn toward the joyful memories you inevitably hold. May your sadness ease with each passing day. Much love from Cathryn and Grace."

This tribute was added by Peter Abell on 21st November 2015

"Ellen and Peter,  Heartfelt condolences.  Tom was a great guy and fun to be with.  I regret that I am in Indiana and cannot attend the service on Sunday.  Marion and I will be thinking of you both."

This tribute was added by Kathy Waters on 21st November 2015

"Condolences from the Marlboro College community."

This tribute was added by Keith Graves on 21st November 2015

"Ellen & Peter, my heartfelt condolences on Tom's passing, may the multitude of fond memories help ease your grief. Tom was such an extraordinary person, I've always considered it a privilege to call him my friend. He will be missed. My love to you both."

This tribute was added by Hollis Burbank-Hammarlund on 20th November 2015

"Dear Ellen & Peter,

My wish for you both is that the day will soon come when fond memories of Tom fill your hearts and minds with joy...and bring smiles to your faces and peace to your lives."

This tribute was added by Andrea Hughes on 19th November 2015

"Peter I am so sorry if your dad was anything like you he was an amazing person.  I have never met him but I've known you for a few years now.  Thoughts and Prayers are with you and your family..  Love you"

This tribute was added by Kim Timlege on 19th November 2015

"Dear Ellen,

I'm so sorry for your loss.  Tom was a wonderful man.

Kim"

This tribute was added by Mary Cannon on 19th November 2015

"Ellen an family so sorry for your loss."

This tribute was added by Kim Wilde on 19th November 2015

"Our love to Ellen, Peter and the family.  Thinking of the beautiful breeze and serenity on the bluff and the peace it brings."

This tribute was added by Anna Bowler on 18th November 2015

"You were the adult I am still trying to be. Thank you for trusting in us and inspiring such creative curiosity. I will always love and admire you!"

This tribute was added by Aliana Bloch on 18th November 2015

"Love you Tommy"

This tribute was added by Lisa Bloch on 18th November 2015

"May the road rise up to meet you.  May the wind be always at your back.  May the sun shine warm upon your face.  

And may you have a sailboat, airplane, motorized wheeled contraption (or 3) and toolkit always by your side.  With love always."


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This memorial is administered by:

Lisa Bloch
Ellen O'Beirne
Pete Lowell

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