Vernon Elwood Lowdenslager, Sr., 68

Lowdenslager, Vernon










Vernon Elwood Lowdenslager, Sr., 68, passed away
Monday, August 31, 2015. He was born October 13, 1946 in Dayton, OH.
Vernon had lived in Yulee for the past 45 years coming here from Ohio, was
of the Protestant faith and loved motorcycle riding, hunting, fishing,
Nascar racing, his grandkids and watching television. He lived to be at
Jax Raceways on Saturday nights with his family and friends. Vernon was
predeceased by his parents, Dale & June Boyer; stepson, Stephen Schmidt,
Jr. Survivors include his wife of 13 years, Janice; sons, Vernon “Vel”
Lowdenslager, Jr. (Sheila), Christopher Lowdenslager (Ashley), Benjamin
Lowdenslager; stepsons, Bryan Simpkins (Kim), Scott Simpkins, Christopher
Simpkins (Jodi); brothers, Richard Boyer (Gail), Timothy Boyer (Becky),
Kevin Boyer; sisters, Rose Honious, Rhonda Boyer; 16 grandchildren; 1
great grandchild and 1 on the way; numerous other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be held Friday, September 4 at 11am at Journey
Church, 95707 Amelia Concourse, Fernandina Beach, FL 32034. Interment will
follow by cremation. The family will receive friends Thursday evening from
6-8pm at Cedar Bay Funeral Home, 405 New Berlin Road, Jacksonville, FL
32218, 714-1110.