Keith George Lowe


Keith George lowe
Keith George lowe

Keith George Lowe passed away on Sunday, March 13, 2022, at his home in Amarillo, Texas.

A Celebration of Life service will be held at 4:30 PM, Friday, March 25, 2022, at Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel, 2800 Paramount, Amarillo TX. Officiating Pastor, Curtis Redmond. Arrangements are by The Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors.

On August 28, 1947, Keith Lowe was born to his loving parents, David & Josephine Lowe in Kingston Jamaica, West Indies. He grew up with his 3 sisters and his 6 brothers. Keith graduated from St. Andrew Technical High School in Kingston, where he took an interest in mechanical and electrical engineering. He became an exchange student at Texas Christian University where he received a Bachelor of Science degree, and later a Master’s in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Southern California.

Keith had an outstanding career at The Ford Motor Company and various Aerospace companies, as a Project Design Engineer, and Engineer Scientist. He retired from Bell Helicopter in 2012.

Keith loved fishing and traveling, He traveled all over the world. He enjoyed laughing and telling jokes in that deep manly voice, listening to sermons on TV, and watching various news channels. He loved reading his bible and The Breath of Life by Charles Stanley, after his daily prayer.

Keith was preceded in death by his parents David Lowe (1988) & Josephine (2022). His sisters: Kathleen Anderson (1990) and Ilene Grey (1991), brothers: Norman (1999), Cyril (2016), and Reginald (2019).

Keith is survived by his wife of 15 years, Michelle Lowe, and daughters: Charmaine, Tanya Drake and son-in-law Antonio Drake, and Lashelle, stepdaughters, Amber Morse & Mahogany Tyler. Sons: Sean Owens, Ian, and Solomon Lowe; (18) grandchildren and (4) great-grandchildren; sister, Lorna Williams, brothers and wives: Dr. Henry Lowe (Janet), Dr. Herbert Lowe (Venus), Oscar (Megon), sister-in-law Tamara and her husband Mel Cornelius and a host of nephews and nieces, other family members and friends.
He will truly be missed.

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35 Replies to “Keith George Lowe”

  1. Michelle, Sean, Herbert and all other family members. Keith and I had many good times together some traveling and some watching boxing onTV. I will miss him dearly for the good phone conversations we had and he planned on visiting last Christmas. I remember when Keith traveled to Los Angeles, California with me and I was driving a stick shift, he scratched every gear very hard. But he took up the slack for me. He wasn’t only a friend of mine but a brother too. He left a legacy and we will miss him. From my family to yours, Gods blessings!!

    1. Thank you Sam! He shared so many good memories of you and your family with me. He appreciated the hospitality in his coming to America experience. Thanks for that!!

    2. Sam! He has told me so much about you. I just want to thank you for his positive, coming to America experience. Thank you for that. It has always been appreciated. God Bless.

    1. Thank you so much Liz in being by my side to the end of your uncles life! Your support meant everything!

  2. “When I think of death, and of late the idea has come with alarming frequency, I seem at peace with the idea that a day will dawn when I no longer be among those living in this valley of strange humors.

    I can accept the idea of my own demise, but I am unable to accept the death of anyone else.

    I find it impossible to let a friend or relative go into that country to no return.

    Disbelief becomes my close companion, and anger follows in its wake.

    I answer the heroic question ‘Death, where is thy sting?’ with ‘It is here in my heart and mind and memories.’”

    ~ Maya Angelou, When I Think of Death

    Uncle “Keitie” Always in my heart and my Lowe family , always in my prayers. From “Kay-Fly”

    1. He is now with his mom, sisters, brothers and other family members. He can see now and has a perfect body, he had to leave early to prepare a place for me. He will surely be missed. Everyday and all day.

    1. Our deepest condolences to you Michelle, Solomon and family. Keith will be remembered by our family for having a loving, joyful soul, and being a great husband, father, uncle and friend to so many.
      Keith we’ll miss you my friend! Our love and prayers go with you!

  3. I will miss calling and talking with you, the jokes you always had and laughter we shared. I am honored that you came to California and spent time with us. I wish there could be many more, but very grateful for what we got. I love you and will see you in the next life! Till then Uncle Keith!

    1. We really enjoyed visiting with you guys. I thought it was so important that we came to visit you all , not knowing it would be the last. God bless you and your family!!

  4. Michelle, I’m so sorry for your loss. The world just lost a beautiful soul. He will be sorely missed by plenty, but we will see him again one day and enjoy his rich voice, huge smile and his infectious laughter. May God bless you and the family – my prayers are with you, my friend.

    1. Yes Vickey! Thank you for your sentiments! We do miss that voice and laugh. We surely miss his presence and can’t wait to see him again! God bless you and your family!!

  5. You have taken a piece of my heart with you. Thank you for always being a mentor, a father figure, and an overall good person to me. You were truly a gem in this world. I’ll always remember your laugh and the way you said “SHIPPPPYYY!” I’ll be here for Michelle and Solomon, don’t worry. Until we meet again, I love you forever.

    1. SHIPPY! You definitely know this man loved you as a daughter no matter what!! I’m so glad we had such a good time in Belize as a family together. We always loved you and yours as Ours. That will never change our LOVE😭

  6. The world, Family and friends loss but Heavens gain! You will be missed! Michelle and Family I’m so sorry for your loss.
    Love and prayers,
    Cara Kiana Kamryn & Kabella

    1. Yes Cara! We have some great memories of Keith. He will certainly be missed by many. So glad to share our friendship with you and your family.

  7. Michelle our deepest condolences to you and the family. Keith was a lovely person that I enjoyed talking sickle cell research with. I remember our discussions and time together, he will be truly missed. Rest on Mr. Lowe, may God bless and keep you all..

    1. Yes to the Kirks ! We had some good times together in the past, we’ve should have had more, but it will
      Never take away the love Keith & I have for y’all! Thanks for your support!!

    1. Thank you for everything. Your support! Your friendship!!! You showed out!!! I’m so ever grateful!!! Wow!!! ❤️❤️❤️❤️

  8. To the five children of Mr. Keith Lowe: Charmine Lowe, Michael Sean Owens, Tanya Drake , LaChelle Lowe and Ian Lowe I would sincerely like to express my condolences to the five of you. I know you’re hurting right now because you have loss your beloved father. Take comfort in knowing that he loved all five of you so much and he is no more pain . God bless !

    1. God bless you too. You don’t know anything about this family! We don’t know you. You are No-Land! Your name says it all.

  9. Rip Keith I’m praying for children that loved you dearly Charmaine Lowe, Tanya Drake , LaChelle Lowe, Ian Lowe & Micheal Sean 🙏🏿🙏🏿💪🏿

  10. Michelle you and your family have my deepest condolences and prayers during this difficult time. May God comfort you and give you strength today and the days to come

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