Born Aug. 9, 1933 in Ashville, N.C., he was the son of George and Linda (Davis) Fowler. He had been a Streetsboro resident for the last 15 years.
Mr. Fowler was employed at Master Builder Technologies as a traffic manager. He retired in 1990 after 38 years of service.
He is survived by his wife, Shirlee (Croston) Fowler, whom he married Oct. 15, 1954; sons, Kevin of Southington and David of Nashville, Tenn.; five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and sister Helen Lloyd of Windham. His father died in 1967, and his mother died in 1983.
Calling hours will be held from 4 p.m. Saturday until the 6 p.m. service at Mallory-DeHaven-Carlson Funeral Home in Garrettsville.