Beverly Flanagan Lowrey

Published on Tuesday, 3 August 2021 16:19


Beverly Flanagan Lowrey, 82 of Bristol, Conn., beloved wife of Charles Robert Lowrey, took her last breath surrounded by family on Thursday July 29, 2021.

Born on June 19, 1939, in Middlebury Vt., the daughter of Ralph and Grace (Butterfield) Flanagan, Beverly was predeceased by her sister, Barbara Peterson and brother Larry Flanagan.

In addition to her husband of almost 62 years, Beverly is survived by three children: Corinna Lowrey, Mark Lowrey and wife Ann, Rebecca Lowrey-Gibbs and husband Charles; and Three grandchildren: C.J. Gibbs IV, Isabella and Declan Lowrey.

Raised in Bristol, Beverly graduated from Bristol High School. She served as the Therapeutic Recreation Director for the Nursing Care Center of Bristol, now known as The Pines, for 26 years until retiring and was an active member of Prospect United Methodist Church.

In honor of Beverly, donations can be made to 4-H, ( and The Village for Families and Children, Inc. (

Beverly’s life will be celebrated on Saturday, Aug. 7, 2021, with a calling hour starting at 11 a.m., and a memorial service to follow, starting at 12 p.m. at Asbury United Methodist Church, 90 Church Ave., Forestville, Conn. The Funk Funeral Home of Bristol, has the honor of serving Beverly’s family. Please visit Beverly’s memorial website at .

The Flanagan’s family roots started in Vt. and it is there Beverly’s ashes will be spread at some of her favorite places.

~Masks are mandatory inside Asbury United Methodist Church at all times

~ At the request of Beverly, Please dress casually .

Posted in The Bristol Press, on Tuesday, 3 August 2021 16:19. Updated: Tuesday, 3 August 2021 16:21.