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Verona Angela Toronto Bowen
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Birth: Nov. 1, 1903
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
Death: Sep. 25, 1996
Redwood City
San Mateo County
California, USA

Daughter of Jonathan Jones Toronto and Clara Jane Seegmiller

Married Robert Reeder Bowen, 1935, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah

Children - Robin Claire Bowen, Angela Bowen

The Deseret News
September 29, 1996
page B11

Verona Angela Toronto Bowen, a native of Salt Lake City, died September 25 in Redwood City, California. She was 92.

Mrs. Bowen was the daughter of Jonathan Jones and Clara Seegmiller Toronto. She attended LDS High School and University of Utah, received a bachelor's degree from Columbia University in 1927. She taught kindergarten at Lowell School for several years. In 1935 she married Robert Reader Bowen in the Salt Lake Temple. They were the parents of two daughters, Angela Bowen Haight, Menlo Park, Calif., and Robin Claire Bowen who died in infancy.

Mrs. Bowen was an active member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Menlo Park Ward, Menlo Park, Calif. She was a past president of the Atherton Garden Guild and the Stanford Mothers Club.

In addition to her daughter and son-in-law, Angela and Bruce Haight, Mrs. Bowen is survived by her brother, John Seegmiller Toronto of Salt Lake City, and six grandchildren: David B. Haight, Mt. View, Calif.; Wendy H. Kuhnen, Menlo Park, Calif.; Dana H. Cattani, Palo Alto, Calif.; Susan H. Pinegar, Belmont, Mass.; Nancy A. Haight, Menlo Park, Calif.; and Jonathan R. Haight, Provo, Utah. She also has six great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be Tuesday, October 1, Larkin Mortuary, 260 East South Temple, Salt Lake City, 11 a.m. Burial will follow in the Salt Lake City Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Primary Children's Medical Center, 100 No. Medical Drive, S.L.C., Utah 84103. 
 
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 Parents:
  Jonathan Jones Toronto (1865 - 1951)
  Clara Jane Seegmiller Toronto (1873 - 1961)
 
 Spouse:
  Robert Reeder Bowen (1905 - 1972)*
 
 Children:
  Angela Bowen Haight (1936 - 2012)*
  Robin Claire Bowen (1944 - 1944)*
 
 Siblings:
  Eleanor Seegmiller Toronto Nelson (1900 - 1988)*
  Verona Angela Toronto Bowen (1903 - 1996)
  John Seegmiller Toronto (1911 - 2006)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Salt Lake City Cemetery
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
Plot: WEST_3_153_4_W
 
Created by: SMSmith
Record added: Aug 19, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21021881
Verona Angela <i>Toronto</i> Bowen
Added by: Judie Latshaw Huff
 
Verona Angela <i>Toronto</i> Bowen
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- SMSmith
 Added: Aug. 19, 2007
 
 
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