Barbara Lowe, 80, passed away on October 23, 2009. More information will be available as we receive it. She is the daughter of Sarah (Lake) Somers and Ed Somers. She was born August 18, 1929 in New Jersey and moved to California 71 years ago, with only a handful of trips back to New Jersey since that time. She was employed for many years by Kaiser Permanente Hospital Systems. She married James Lowe on August 7, 1949. They had a home business called Lamplighters. She is survived by her husband James Lowe, four children, and her brother, Gene Somers. Contact webmaster for email address.