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Harry Joseph Bowling
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Birth: Nov. 20, 1898
Daviess County
Indiana, USA
Death: Dec. 12, 2000
Martin 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, George William Bowling, Theresa F. Bowling Yates Penrod Hannan Watkins Prodzinski, Michael L. Bowling, and Julian L. Bowling plus an unidentified infant brother

Wife #1: Nancy Tibertus Bridget Mattingly Bowling (married 2 Dec 1919)

Children of marriage #1: Joseph Lester Bowling, John William Bowling, Mary Margaret Bowling Sherfick, James Harry Bowling, Donald Francis Bowling, Raymond Louis Bowling, and Dorothy Agnes Bowling Hortie

Wife #2: Margaret E. Padgett Myers (married 7 Oct 1972)

Obituary: Washington Times Herald 13 Dec 2000

LOOGOOTEE Harry J. Bowling, 102, died at 4:20 p.m. Tuesday at the Martin County Health Care and Rehab Center, Loogootee.

A funeral mass will be conducted at 10 a.m. Saturday, at St. John Catholic Church in Loogootee. Burial will follow in St. John Catholic Church Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 3 p.m. until 8 p.m. Friday at the Titzer Funeral Home, Loogootee. A rosary service followed by a Knights of Columbus Memorial service will be conducted at 6 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

He was born on Nov. 20, 1898, in Montgomery, to John W. and Cordelia (Patterson) Bowling. He married Bridget Mattingly on Dec. 2, 1919 and she preceded him in death on Dec. 4, 1970.

Bowling retired in 1963 as manager of Public Service Indiana Loogootee office. He was a St. John Catholic Church member, as well as a Third Degree and Honorary Life-Member of the K of C.

Surviving are: three sons, Bill, James and Don, all of Loogootee; two daughters, Margie Sherfick, Loogootee and Dorothy Hortie, Salisbury, Maryland; 25 grandchildren; 38 great-grandchildren and 20 great-great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by two sons, Jack and Lester Bowling; three grandchildren; five brothers and four sisters.
Family links: 
  John William Bowling (1853 - 1944)
  Margaret Cordelia Patterson Bowling (1855 - 1927)
  Nancy Tibertus Bridget Mattingly Bowling (1899 - 1970)
  Margaret E Padgett Bowling (1898 - 1980)
  Joseph Lester Bowling (1920 - 1921)*
  James Harry Bowling (1926 - 2015)*
  Raymond Louis Bowling (1930 - 1949)*
  Dorothy Agnes Bowling Hortie (1932 - 2012)*
  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
Saint Johns Cemetery
Martin County
Indiana, USA
Maintained by: Mark E. Wirey
Originally Created by: Lillie Riney
Record added: Feb 19, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8402586
Harry Joseph Bowling
Added by: Mark E. Wirey
Harry Joseph Bowling
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- Lillie Riney
 Added: Apr. 8, 2014

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