Philip Fowler Obituary

Philip Edward Fowler
Philip Edward Fowler

January 11, 1919 - August 20, 2020
Born in Bradford, England
Resided in Anchorage, Alaska


Anchorage, Alaska,
resident Philip Edward
Fowler, 101, passed away on
Aug. 20, 2020, at his home.
Services will be held at a
later date.
Philip, a naturalized
citizen, was born January
11, 1919, in England, to
Joseph and Sarah Jane (Wilby) Fowler. He was a 1938
graduate of the Black Diamond High School in Black
Diamond, Wash. Philip
married Margaret Macy
McKibben on March 26,
1942. He honorably served
in the U.S. Army during
World War II. Following
his discharge, he graduated from the University of
Washington with his degree
in business administration
in 1950. Philip worked in
the insurance industry,
moving to Anchorage
in 1970. He retired from
Ribelin Lowell & Co. in
He enjoyed fishing,
jewelry making, gourmet
cooking, and time with his
Mr. Fowler is survived
by his daughters, Jena Fowler and Terrie L. (Fowler)
MacDonald, both of Anchorage; grandsons, Russell
MacDonald and his wife,
Cassandra Chavez of Mesa,
Ariz., and Keith MacDonald of Anchorage; three
great-grandsons; and one
step great-grandson.
Philip was preceded
in death by his wife of 75
years, Margaret Fowler; his
parents, Joseph and Sarah
Jane Fowler; and brother,
Ronald Fowler.

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