April 14, 2021
June 11, 1959 - April 4, 2021
David Lee Fowler, 61, of Sweet Home, died April 4, 2021.
He was born June 11, 1959 in Charlotte, N.C. to Elbert Till and Mary (McLean) Fowler.
Mr. Fowler served during the Cold War, including 10 years on a submarine as a fire control tech. His active duty was to protect the Northwest from foreign threat.
He also served 17 years as an emergency tech, FST and EMT for El Paso, Texas, Fire Department.
He patrolled the waters off the Northwest and loved Oregon. His life was fulfilled by the beauty of Sweet Home and “the community closeness.” He felt cared for.
He enjoyed fishing, camping, hiking, cook outs, friends, the coast and eating out.
Mr. Fowler is survived by his wife, Drema Fowler of Sweet Home; daughters Nicole Griffith of Huber Heights, Ohio, and Caiti McEnroe of San Antonio, Texas; sons Tom and Casey McEnroe, both of El Paso, Texas; brother Robert Fowler of Dalphine, Ala.; sister Tammy Cooper of St. Petersburg, Fla.; uncle Curtis Fowler of Charlotte, N.C.; and two nieces.
Memorial contributions can be made to Sweet Home VFW #3437, where Mr. Fowler was a lifetime member. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling the arrangements.