Jewell G. Niewedde, 88, of Ala. was former resident
Jewell G. Niewedde, 88, of Monroeville, Alabama and formerly of Seymour died Saturday, April 20, 2013 at Monroe Manor Nursing Home in Monroeville, Alabama.
Funeral services will be held at Voss Chapel in Seymour on Thursday at 2 p.m. with Rev. Bill Weaver officiating. Friends may call at the funeral home Thursday from 1 p.m. until time of service. Burial will take place at Riverview Cemetery.
Mrs. Niewedde was a member of Cortland Christian Church. She was active in many organizations including the VFW Post #1925 Ladies Auxiliary, American Legion Post #89 Ladies Auxiliary, Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie 655 Ladies Auxiliary, WOTM Chapter 1389, Moose Lodge #874, and AmVets in Eustis, Florida. She enjoyed playing bingo.
Born September 3, 1924 in Jackson County, Mrs. Niewedde was the daughter of Grover and Nora Schwab Lutes. In 1941 she married Charles Trowbridge who preceded her in death.
Survivors include children Floyd (Karen) Trowbridge and Patty (Cliff) Varner; daughter-in-law, Donna Trowbridge; seven stepsons; two stepdaughters; two grandsons; four granddaughters; three great-grandsons and one great-granddaughter.
She was preceded in death by her parents; two other husbands, Walter Franklin Sr. and Albert Niewedde; son, Charles Trowbridge; brother Thurman Lutes; sister Bessie Lutes and one stepson.
Memorials may be written to Our Hospice of Jennings County.