In Memory

Madeline Jean McDowell

- This eternal flame burns forever -
- in remembrance of Madeline Jean McDowell -

Madeline Jean McDowell
(January 22, 1941 - August 15, 2012)

Madeline Jean McDowell, 71, of Bella Vista, Arkansas died Wednesday, August 15, 2012 at
Northwest Medical Center in Bentonville, Arkansas. She was born on January 22, 1941
in Davenport, Iowa to Thomas Clark and Louise Hall Clark.

She was raised and educated in Iowa. Madeline married Arlo McDowell in February 1961.
She was employed as an Accountant at various places in Des Moines, Iowa. They moved
to Bella Vista, Arkansas in 2009. She was a P.E.O. member and enjoyed playing bridge.
Madeline was an active member of St. Theodore’s Episcopal Church in Bella Vista.
They traveled extensively in their R.V. Madeline was an Organ Donor.

She was preceded in death by her parents and granddaughter, Elizabeth McDowell.
She is survived by her husband Arlo of Bella Vista, Arkansas;
two sons, Steven McDowell (Debbie) of Omaha, Nebraska, Michael McDowell (Laura)
of Pleasant Hill, California;
one brother, James Clark (Janine of Urbandale, Iowa;
two sisters, Margaret Allen of Tucson, Arizona, Marilyn Hills (Kent) of Lanham, Maryland;
three grandchildren, Daniel, Thomas, and Emily.

A memorial service will be at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, August 22, 2012 at
St. Theodore’s Episcopal Church with Father Ken Parks officiating.
Arrangements are by the Bella Vista Funeral Home & Crematory,
2258 Forest Hills Blvd., Bella Vista, Arkansas.

Memorials are suggested to St. Theodore’s Memorial Fund.

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Madeline went to meet our Lord
August 15, 2012

Dedicated to Madeline Jean McDowell!

Though She's gone, She is not forgotten.
Though absent, She remains in spirit.
Though once a worker, She now rest.

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