Aaron E. McDowell, Sr.

                    November 24, 1940  -  June 2, 2012


Send Flowers  |  Send Card



Life Legacy


Aaron Edward McDowell, Sr. passed away in Sun City West, AZ on June 2, 2012, from complications of COPD. He was born November 24, 1940, in Beaver Dam, the son of Earl M. and Verna (nee Jesse) McDowell. He was a 1958 graduate of Beaver Dam High School. Aaron was employed at RTE in Waukesha for 20 years. He then relocated to Green Bay, where he worked at Krueger International (KI) as a paintline supervisor for 17 years. In 2005, Aaron and his wife, Barbara Borkovich Humphreys McDowell retired to Arizona.

Aaron is survived by his wife Barbara, his son Aaron Jr. (Bobbi) McDowell, and grandchildren Brandon, Brian, Benjamin, Bradley and Morgan McDowell; and his son Ambrose (Olga) McDowell, and grandchildren Taylor, Rachelle, Anthony McDowell and Sophia Toropyna, all of Oconomowoc. He is also survived by his stepson Kevin (Tina) Humphreys and grandchildren Erin, Georgia, Derek, Sarah, Joshua and Benjamin Humphreys; and stepson Todd (Benita) Humphreys, all of Washington State. Aaron is further survived by his sisters Betty Strauss of Juneau, Mary (Del) Biel of Randolph and sister-in-law Carol Jean McDowell, many nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends.

Aaron was preceded in death by his parents, his brother Gordon McDowell and brother-in-law Frederick Strauss.

Memorial gathering Friday, August 17 from 10-11 AM at St. John’s Ev. Lutheran Church in Juneau. Memorial service will follow at 11 AM at the Church. Rev. Paul Hirsch will officiate. Interment St. John’s Ev. Lutheran Church Cemetery.

The Berndt-Ledesma Funeral Home of Juneau is serving the family.




Send Flowers or Gifts
Send a Sympathy Card



Born: November 24, 1940

Place of Birth: Beaver Dam, WI

Death: June 2, 2012

Place of Death: Sun City West, AZ


This memorial provided by:
Berndt-Ledesma Funeral Home
Hartford, WI