On July 5, 2006, GENE FOWLER; beloved husband of Margaret A. Fowler (nee Hood); devoted father of Troy E. Fowler, Tammy M. Bradford and Tracey G. Fowler. Also survived by six grandchildren, one great-grandchild to be and many nieces and nephews. Funeral Service will be held at the Connelly Funeral Home of Essex, 300 Mace Avenue on Saturday, 7:30 pm. Visiting hours, Friday and Saturday, 3 to 5 and 7 to 9pm. Interment private.