Deano Fowler, 77, of Hemet, died Wednesday, June 1, 2005 at home.

Mr. Fowler was born June 11, 1927.

He lived in Idyllwild for 11 years from 1989 to 2000. He served in the U.S. Navy 20 years and retired from the Post Office in 1983.

Mr. Fowler was a member of the Idyllwild American Legion Post 800, the Veterans of Foreign Wars in San Jacinto and the Eagles in Hemet.

Services are scheduled for 11:45 a.m. Friday, June 10 at the Riverside National Cemetery in Riverside.

Mr. Fowler is survived by his wife of 27 years, Margie Fowler; a daughter, Diane Fowler; and two grandchildren.