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Life Story / Obituary
Lydia Marie Furst, 13, Grawn, daughter of Deborah (Mike) Fowler, her biological father, John Furst; sibling of Elisa and Mason, died May 27, 2019.
Lydia loved all things nature, hiking, kayaking, flowers and trees. She especially liked the feeling of it all around her as she rode with her mama doll on the motorcycle. Lydia expressed herself through many art forms, from drawing, painting, music and dancing. She had a love for all animals, not just her own, but all animals. She would seek them out at any gathering, and greet them warmly.
Her greatest strength and blessing that will carry on in all of those she met. She had an ability to know when someone needed to be lifted up and making that happen. She gave everyone her complete acceptance always and in all ways.
Lydia is survived by Mother Deborah Fowler, Dad Mike Fowler, siblings, Elisa and Mason.
The family will greet friends at 5 pm, Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at Life Story Funeral Home. A brief service will be held at 5:30pm. Lydia loved bright beautiful colors. To honor Lydia, please wear bright colored and beautiful clothing. In lieu of flowers, the family would like contributions to the Greenspire School. Please visit www.lifestorytc.com to share your thoughts, upload photos and more.
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