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Leo John Bowling
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Birth: Sep. 25, 1879
Daviess County
Indiana, USA
Death: Jul. 28, 1942
Daviess County
Indiana, USA

Parents: John William Bowling and Margaret Cordelia Patterson

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

Wife #1: Mary A. O'Dell (married 15 Oct 1901 Daviess Co., IN)

Children of marriage #1: Marie Bernadetta Bowling Hughes, Josephine Cordelia Bowling Blagrave, Cleophius E. Bowling Baird, Florence A. Bowling Ditlinger, Earl T. Bowling, Geraldine Martha Bowling Smiley, and Lela Lillian Bowling Murdoch

Wife #2: Carrie Belle Hess O'Dell (married 2 Apr 1918 Daviess Co., IN)

Obituary: Washington Herald 28 Jul 1942
Funeral Thursday Morning at St. Peter's Church

Montgomery, Ind., July 28 Following an illness of five years from bronchial asthma, Leo John Bowling died at his home in Barr township at 2:36 o'clock this morning. His condition had been considered serious for the last year.

Mr. Bowling was a native of Barr township and was born September 25, 1878. His parents were John W. and Cordelia (Patterson) Bowling.

He married Carrie Belle Hess on April 21, 1917. She is still living. He also leaves his aged father of Washington.

Funeral services will be held at 9 o'clock Thursday morning at St. Peter's church, Montgomery with burial in St. Peter's cemetery. The body will be returned to the home at 6 o'clock this evening from the Norris Funeral Home in Loogootee.

Mr. Bowling's living children are Mrs. Marie Hughes, Evansville; Mrs. Josephine Blagrave, Vincennes; Mrs. Cleo Baird, Mrs. Florence Ditlinger and Earl Bowling in Indianapolis; Mrs. Geraldine Smiley, Loogootee and Mrs. Lillian Murdoch, Wheaton, Ill.

He also leaves these brothers and sisters: Mrs. Edward Essig, Washington; Mrs. Mary Brewer, Washington; George Bowling, Indianapolis; Julian L. Bowling, Washington; Mrs. Theresa Yates, Kansas City; and Harry Bowling, Loogootee. There are also eight living grandchildren.
Family links: 
  John William Bowling (1853 - 1944)
  Margaret Cordelia Patterson Bowling (1855 - 1927)
  Mary A O'Dell Bowling (1883 - 1916)
  Marie Bernadetta Bowling Hughes (1902 - 1983)*
  Josephine Cordelia Bowling Blagrave (1904 - 1996)*
  Florence A Bowling Ditlinger (1908 - 1974)*
  Earl T Bowling (1911 - 1973)*
  Geraldine Martha Bowling Smiley (1914 - 1967)*
  Infant Son Bowling*
  Lawrence Augustine Bowling (1875 - 1895)*
  Sabina Rebecca Bowling Essig (1877 - 1943)*
  Leo John Bowling (1879 - 1942)
  Mary Agnes 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 Lawrence Bowling (1895 - 1952)*
  Harry Joseph Bowling (1898 - 2000)*
*Calculated relationship
Saint Peters Cemetery
Daviess County
Indiana, USA
Created by: Mark E. Wirey
Record added: Oct 18, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22297781
Leo John Bowling
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