Terence (Terry) McDowell, U.S. Census retiree

November 13, 2017

Terence (Terry) McDowell of Bethany Beach passed away Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017.

Mr. McDowell is survived by his wife, Joyce; son James (Caryn); granddaughters, Juliana and Lara McDowell. He was also grandpa to Claire, Amelia and Phoebe Baker, Madison Coviello and Amanda J. Brasure. His two sisters, his sister-in-law; five nieces; and several great-nieces and -nephews also survive him.

Mr. McDowell graduated from Pennsylvania State University in 1963, and shortly thereafter began a 40-plus-year career with the Department of Commerce, U.S. Census Bureau.

No services are planned at this time. Arrangements by Watson-Yates Funeral Home and Crematorium, Seaford.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to Helping Hands Food Bank, 34180 Omar Road, Frankford, DE 19945, or to Seasons Hospice & Palliative Care, 220 Continental Drive, Suite 407, Newark, DE 19713.

Please visit Mr. McDowell's Life Tribute Webpage and sign his online guestbook at

Welcome to The Cape Gazette Archive.
This content is provided free of charge
thanks to our sponsor:

Close ad in...

Close Ad