Name: Gary Hyle Lowman
Nickname: 'Hy Hy' in CL,
                 then on U of Iowa Golf Team '60 & '61 'Divots'.
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's name: Janet (Castle) Lowman (Class of '60)
Home address:  11835 Carmel Mtn Rd   San Diego, Calif 92128
Email Address:        Phone: 402-763-8574  Cell: 702-289-5913

Your life since 1957:
College: Fall 1957 - Spring 1961: Arizona State University, Mason City Junior College and The University of Iowa.  U. S. Navy as a Hospital Corpsman 1961 - 1963.  Bemidji State in Spring of 1963 with Jack MacDonald and Jim Friest, then back to The University of Iowa where I graduated in the Spring of 1964 with a BA in General Science.

Family:  Married Charlotte Greenwald, 12/29/63, divorced in 1988.  We had 4 Children, Kim Lowman, Cost Accountant in St. Paul, MN, Daryn Lowman, MFArts, St. Paul Academy, St. Paul, MN, Matthew Lowman, Flight Attendant, United Airlines, Washington D.C., and Joshua Lowman, Shift Manager, Graybar Mfg., Sioux Falls, SD.
Grandchildren from Joshua and Dawn, Canyon, 4 and Kaiden, 2, Dell Rapids, SD.

In 1990 I just happened to meet Janet Castle (Bremseth) at the Clear Lake Bank.  We had not seen each other for at least 30 years.  She lived in CA. and I was just moving to the LA area.  We dated in CA for a year and were married on August 16, 1991.  Janet has 2 children, Christopher and Carrie.

I was blessed to Officiate the Marriage of Carrie to her husband Jason Bennett in October '04 in LaJolla, CA.

Career: Pharmaceutical Sales 1964 - 68 with Merck in Chicago and A.H. Robins in Colorado Springs. IBM Office Products Sales 1968 - 71 in Colorado Springs and Casper, WY.  National Sales Manager for Raven Industries, Inc. 1971 - 74, Sioux Falls, SD.  Since 1974 to the present, I have enjoyed a wonderful experience in Marketing & Instructing Dale Carnegie Training in SD, Iowa, NE, WY, CA and NV.  During this time I have assisted more than 16,000 people in this Training.

In 1968 I yielded my life to God's Grace in Jesus Christ and have been involved with Christian Businessman's Committee since 1971 in their discipleship program in assisting other men grow in their relationship with Christ.

Our Life Now: Janet and I plan to continue in
Omaha I am still marketing and instructing Dale
Carnegie Training, for at least 5 more years. 
We enjoy our Church fellowship here and the
Omaha Pop Series. My oldest Son, Daryn is getting
married on the shore of Lake Michigan in
September '06.

What classmates have you kept in touch with?
Larry Andersen, Mick Minette, Jerry O'Neill,
Jack MacDonald, Bill Stoyles, Dale Sargent,
Larry Lepley, Don Funte, Gary Miller and Dick Atkins.

What classmates would you like to hear from: Anyone!!

Favorite song of 1957:  'Written on the Wind'
(Music used is 'Blowing in the Wind')  
Gary Lowman 
Janet and Gary
See Janet's profile at
CLHS 1960- Janet Castle Lowman
Last Updated
23 December, 2008