Jody Lynn Dowler, 51, of 613 Palm Beach Drive in Hagerstown, Md., passed away Friday, Aug. 24, 2012, at his home.
Born Saturday, March 4, 1961, in Hagerstown, he was the son of Nellie Ruck Dowler of Hagerstown and the late Richard Dowler.
He attended South Hagerstown High School and was employed by Food Lion Distribution Center in Greencastle, Pa.
He was a former coach and volunteer at Maugansville Little League.
Besides his mother, he is survived by his wife of 26 years, Melissa Ann Dowler; daughter, Aleaya Perry of Hagerstown; sons, Justin Dowler and Korey Dowler, both of Hagerstown; sisters, Robin Detwiler and husband, Dave, and Maria Dowler, all of Hagerstown; brothers, Dick Dowler and wife, Belinda, of Chambersburg, Pa., and Dwayne Dowler and companion, Jackie Zombro, of Hagerstown; granddaughter, Issabella Dowler; granddaughter, Briana Martin; and grandson, Christian Dowler.
Services will be Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2012, at 11 a.m. at Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, 1331 Eastern Blvd. North, Hagerstown. Interment will be in Rose Hill Cemetery, Hagerstown.
The family will receive friends Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2012, from 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.
Memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Washington County, 747 Northern Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21742.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.douglasfiery.com.