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George William Bowling
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Birth: Oct. 28, 1886
Daviess County
Indiana, USA
Death: Nov. 25, 1968
Indianapolis
Marion County
Indiana, USA

Parents: John William Bowling and Margaret Cordelia Patterson

Siblings: Lawrence Augustine Bowling, Sabina Rebecca Bowling Essig, Leo John Bowling, Mary A. Bowling Brewer, James A. Bowling, Martha Ellen Bowling McAtee, Theresa F. Bowling Yates Penrod Hannan Watkins Prodzinski, Michael L. Bowling, Julian L. Bowling, and Harry Joseph Bowling plus an unidentified infant brother

Wife #1: Mary E. "Ora" McAtee (married 14 Nov 1906)

Wife #2: Helen Helena Grimes Strong (married 9 Feb 1918 Clark Co., IN)

Children of marriage #2: George Robert Bowling, Lawrence William Bowling, and Mary Frances Bowling Wirey Theobald

Obituary #1: Washington Times-Herald 26 Nov 1968
GEORGE BOWLING

George Bowling, 83, 2824 Mars Hill Avenue, Indianapolis, a former Daviess County resident, died at the Veterans Rest Home in Indianapolis late Monday night.

A veteran of World War I, Mr. Bowling was born in Daviess County October 28, 1885, a son of John W. and Cordelia (Patterson) Bowling. His first marriage was to Ora McAtee, who preceded him in death. He then married Helen Burton (Grimes), who is also deceased.

Mr. Bowling was employed as an automobile factory worker in Indianapolis and was a member of St. Anne's Catholic Church of that city. He moved from Daviess County about 50 years ago.

Survivors include two sons, Robert and Lawrence Bowling and one daughter, Mrs. Mary Wirey, all of Indianapolis; one sister, Mrs. Tressa Prodzinski, California; one brother, Harry Bowling, Loogootee, and several nieces and nephews in the Washington area.

Funeral services will be at St. Anne's Catholic Church, Indianapolis at 9 a.m. Friday. Friends may call at the Farley Funeral Home, West Morris Street, Indianapolis.


Obituary #2: Indianapolis Star 27 Nov 1968
BOWLING

Mr. George W. Bowling, age 82, of 2824 Mars Hill St., beloved father of Mrs. Merle Wirey, George R. and Lawrence W. Bowling, city, brother of Harry Bowling, Loogootee, Ind., Mrs. Theresa Prodcinski, of Calif., 6 grandchildren, 3 great grandchildren.

Funeral Friday 8:30 AM, at Farley Funeral Home, 1604 W. Morris St., and 9:00 AM, St. Ann's Catholic Church. Friends may call from 6 to 10 PM, Wednesday and Thursday. Recitation of the Rosary Thursday 7:30 PM. 
 
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 Parents:
  John William Bowling (1853 - 1944)
  Margaret Cordelia Patterson Bowling (1855 - 1927)
 
 Spouses:
  Mary E McAtee Bowling (1890 - 1915)
  Helen Helena Grimes Bowling (1896 - 1964)
 
 Children:
  George Robert Bowling (1919 - 2012)*
  Lawrence William Bowling (1925 - 2009)*
  Mary Frances Bowling Wirey Theobald (1927 - 1994)*
 
 Siblings:
  Infant Son Bowling*
  Lawrence Augustine Bowling (1875 - 1895)*
  Sabina Rebecca Bowling Essig (1877 - 1943)*
  Leo John Bowling (1879 - 1942)*
  Mary A Bowling Brewer (1881 - 1966)*
  James A Bowling (1883 - 1883)*
  Martha Ellen Bowling McAtee (1884 - 1931)*
  George William Bowling (1886 - 1968)
  Theresa Florence Bowling Prodzinski (1890 - 1969)*
  Michael L Bowling (1892 - 1929)*
  Julian L Bowling (1895 - 1952)*
  Harry Joseph Bowling (1898 - 2000)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Holy Cross and Saint Joseph Cemetery
Indianapolis
Marion County
Indiana, USA
 
Maintained by: Mark E. Wirey
Originally Created by: Lillie Riney
Record added: Oct 24, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 16303872
George William Bowling
Added by: Lillie Riney
 
George William Bowling
Added by: Mark E. Wirey
 
George William Bowling
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- Lillie Riney
 Added: Apr. 8, 2014

- Lillie Riney
 Added: Jun. 20, 2012
In memory of my Grandfather
- Mark E. Wirey
 Added: Sep. 20, 2011
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