The Star Beacon; Ashtabula, Ohio

December 15, 2013

Carrie E. Mason

Star Beacon

ANDOVER — Carrie E. Mason, age 93, former Saybrook Township resident, died late Thursday evening, Dec. 12, 2013, in Andover.

She was born Feb. 28, 1920, in Dorset, the daughter of Charles and Lucy (Russell) Sowry and had lived in Ashtabula Co. all of her life.

Mrs. Mason worked for many years as a waitress and was at Virgil’s Restaurant in Kinsman at least 25 years. She enjoyed baking and cooking and working at the county fair.

Survivors include a son, Ronald (Mary Lou) Mason of Lake Wales, Fla.; eight grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; two sisters, Marjorie Berrier and Ella McCowien, both of Andover; and a brother, William “Billy” Sowry of Dorset Township.

She was preceded in death by her parents; two sons, Wesley Franklin Mason in 1980 and Richard Francis Mason in 1984; and four siblings.

No calling hours or services will be held at this time. Memorial services will be announced at a later date.

The Jefferson Home of FLEMING & BILLMAN FUNERAL DIRECTORS AND CREMATORY, 49 W. Jefferson St., Jefferson, is handling arrangements. Guest book and obituary at and