NORFOLK- Florence Cowand, 83, passed away on March 1, 2005.
She was a member of Carrow Baptist Church in Virginia Beach where she taught Sunday School for 25 years. Mrs. Cowand was a school teacher for 33 years for the Norfolk City Public Schools and retired from Azalea Garden Junior High School. During her teaching career she was the head of the Tri-Hi-Y.
She is survived by her husband, David G. Cowand; daughter, Lou Ann Tikellis and husband Dr. James I. Tikellis of Wilmington, Delaware; three sisters, Gladys Rogers of Lynchburg, Ruth Eades of Roanoke, and Norma Morrell and husband John of Lynchburg; and one grandson, Kevin Ryan Ditty of Chesapeake.
A visitation will be held on Saturday March 5, 2005 from 7:00pm to 8:00pm at Altmeyer Funeral Home, Virginia Beach Chapel. The funeral service will be held on Sunday, March 6, 2005 at 2:00pm in the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Carrow Baptist Church at 5545 Susquehanna Drive, Virginia Beach, Virginia 23462.
Condolences may be shared with the family at altmeyer.com.