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Barbara Jean Lowry, American nursing educator. Registered Nurse Illinois. Named American Field Service Mother, 1982, 1984.


Lowry, Barbara Jean was born on April 14, 1938 in Rockford, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Albert Rudolph and Barbara Jean (Slater) Isoz.


Bachelor of Science, Rockford College, 1976. Master of Arts in Teaching with distinction, Rockford College, 1980.


Staff nurse Rockford Memorial Hospital, Illinois, 1960—1961, nursing instructor, 1964—1989, lecturer, since 1981, curriculum chairman, 1983, nursing recruiter, nursing instructor, since 1989. Staff nurse Copley Memorial Hospital, Aurora, Illinois, 1961—1962, assistant head nurse, 1962—1964. Lecturer Rockford College, 1983.

Moderator Alzheimer's Program.


  • Registered Nurse Illinois.


Holy Scripture always has been the authoritative and trustworthy guide for knowing and serving the God who is revealed as Creator, Savior and Advocate.


The separation of church and state has guaranteed the diversity of religious expressions and the freedom to worship God according to each person’s conscience. However, separation of church and state permit interaction.


Some personalities are difficult to manage, especially if they are prone to despair. Do not give up on a search of the paths of God, and the sense of joy and assurances you are looking for will be received.


Student coordinator American Field Service, Rockford, 1983, Keith School, 1986—1988. Member of American Nurses Association, Rockford Memorial Nurses Alumni Association (memorial chairman since 1980), Illinois Nurses Association (president 3rd District 1987-1988), Alzheimers and Related Disease Association, American Association Critical Care Nursing, National League Nursing (accreditation visitor 1986, visitor 1987-1988), Charter of Rockford College Club.


Married Clark Graydon Lowry, December 16, 1961. 1 child Andrew Karl.

Albert Rudolph Isoz

Barbara Jean (Slater) Isoz

Clark Graydon Lowry

Andrew Karl Lowry