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Evelyn Fowler

July 4, 1915 ~ April 23, 2009 (age 93)

Evelyn Pauline Fowler, 93, of Merrill, died April 23, 2009 at Good Samaritan Health Center.

She was born July 4, 1915, in the Town of Berlin to the late William Rudolph and Ida (Porath) Jaenke. She married John Fowler on September 14, 1941. Evelyn worked as a clerk at Fowler Drug Store until her husband John passed away in 1958. She then owned and operated Fowler Drug Store until retiring in 1973. Evelyn was a member of St. John Lutheran Church in Merrill. She enjoyed watching birds, sitting in the swing with her dogs and enjoyed visiting with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren

Survivors include her daughter, Sherry(Bill) Frazier; 4 grandchildren, Sandra Frazier, John Frazier, Hali Koebe, all of Merrill and Mindy Koebe Nashville, TN. Seven great-grandchildren, Jacob, Eric, David, Liberty, Abby, Emma and Aiden. Evelyn was preceeded in death by her husband John, daughter Polly Frazier, 2 brothers; Wesley Jaenke and Elder Jaenke and 1 sister, Angela Zamzow.

Services will be held Saturday, April 25 at 8 PM at Waid Funeral Home. Rev. Kelly Leary will officiate. Visitation will be Saturday from 6 - 8 at the funeral home. Burial will be at Merrill Memorial Park. The family requests memorials be given to St. John Church & School.

Waid Funeral Home assisted the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be made at

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