FARRELL, Pennsylvania (MyValleyTributes) – Priscilla G. Lowers, 84, of Farrell passed away Thursday evening, October 12, 2023, in Sharon Regional Health System.

Priscilla was born January 7, 1939, in Sharon, a daughter of the late John R. and Dorothy M. (Nurse) Fennell.

A foster parent for many years, Priscilla was also a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles, Sharon, where she served as secretary for over ten years.

Priscilla enjoyed sewing, gardening and traveling. Most of all, Priscilla loved spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.

She is survived by three daughters, Carrie Laverty (Brian), Sharpsville, Cindy Laverty (Charles), Hermitage and Candy Collins, West Middlesex; a son, William Collins, Jr. (Robin) of West Middlesex; two sisters, Ginny Fennell and Sharon Fennell; four brothers, Larry Fennell, Perry Fennell, Randy Fennell and Howard Fennell; eight grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, Priscilla was preceded in death by her husband, William A. Collins and previous husband, James H. Lowers; grandson, Adam S. Laverty; three infant sons, Andrew, Colin and Samuel Collins; two sisters, Betz Fennell and Robin Scott and five brothers, Terry, John, Dennis, Timothy and Gary Fennell. 

In keeping with her wishes, there will be no calling hours or service. 

Arrangements are entrusted to J. Bradley McGonigle Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc.

A television tribute will air Monday, October 16 at the following approximate times: 5:17 a.m. on WKBN, 8:39 a.m. on FOX, 5:21 p.m. on WYTV and 6:35 p.m. on MyYTV. Video will be posted here the day of airing.