Erin Marie Dow

September 21, 1980 - March 26, 2012 

Erin Marie Dow

September 21, 1980 - March 26, 2012 

Obituary for Erin Marie Dow

DOW ERIN MARIE DOW went to be with our Lord, Sunday, March 25, 2012. She was born in El Paso, TX on September 21, 1980. Erin graduated from Hanks High School and attended El Paso Community College. She developed a variety of interests over her life including a love of animals. She was even employed briefly by a local Veterinarian. Erin always enjoyed writing. You would generally see her with a pad and pencil writing some story or something that happened to her. She also had a gift for learning foreign languages, particularly French. She was interested in the cultures of other countries and learned to love Greek food. She even attempted to prepare some Greek dishes when she could not get them locally. Erin was always a free and unpredictable spirit. She made friends easily and had the ability to recognize the good in others. Spending quality time with Erin Dow was a treat for all who knew her. We will truly miss her. Erin is preceded in death by her sister Carol Ann McCoy, her grandparents Eugene Dow, Jr. and Elizabeth McNail Dow. She is survived by her mother, Mary Ann Dow of El Paso; her father, Gene Dow, III of San Antonio; her brother, Eugene (Jake) Dow, IV, of Houston; her sister, Elizabeth McCoy of El Paso; nieces, Cassidy Dow of San Antonio, Michelle Lewis of Colorado Springs, Cristy Hernandez of El Paso, Cary Mirabal of Springfield, IL; nephew Gary Freda of El Paso; and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, grandnieces and a grandnephew. Visitation will be Tuesday, April 3, 2012 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Hillcrest Funeral Home-Carolina with Vigil Service at 7 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be Wednesday, April 4, 2012 at 9:30 a.m. at St. Raphael Catholic Church (2301 Zanzibar Rd.). Rite of Committal will follow at Mount Carmel Cemetery (401 S. Zaragoza Rd.). Services under the direction of HILLCREST FUNERAL HOME 1060 Carolina Dr. 598-3332

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