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George Robert Bowling
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Birth: Aug. 27, 1919
Indianapolis
Marion County
Indiana, USA
Death: Sep. 7, 2012
Texas, USA

Parents: George William Bowling and Helen Helena Grimes Strong

Full siblings: Lawrence William Bowling and Mary Frances Bowling Wirey Theobald

Half sibling: Roger Strong

Wife: Mary Margaret Moore Bowling (married 12 Jan 1946 Indianapolis, Marion Co., IN)

Child: Donna Marie Bowling Habicht Olivas Borengasser

Obituary: Memorial Oaks Funeral Home
George R. Bowling
August 27, 1919 - September 7, 2012

George Robert "Bob" Bowling passed from this life on September 7th, 2012 at Solara of West Houston. He was ninety-three.

Born and raised in Indianapolis, Indiana, Bob was an alumnus of Decatur Central High School and Butler University. He served in the Army Signal Corps during WW II and was employed by Link-Belt Ball Bearing for forty-two years. Bob was a lifetime member of the American Legion and was an amateur HAM radio operator, but his lifelong passions were square and round dancing, and he continued to participate in dances until earlier this year.

Bob was preceded in death by his parents, George William and Helen Grimes Bowling. two younger siblings, brother Lawrence Bowling and sister Mary Theobald, and by his loving wife of 56 years, Mary Moore Bowling. He is survived by daughter Donna Borengasser and her husband Joe of Katy, TX; grandson Neal Habicht and wife Tish, also of Katy, TX and two great-granddaughters, Alyssa and Kristen.

Visitation will begin on Wednesday, September 12, 2012, from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Memorial Oaks Funeral Home, 13001 Katy Freeway, Houston, Texas 77079. Interment will occur on Saturday, September 15, 2012, at 10:00 a.m., at Moore Memorial Gardens, 1219 North Davis Drive, Arlington, Texas 76012.
 
 
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 Parents:
  George William Bowling (1886 - 1968)
  Helen Helena Grimes Bowling (1896 - 1964)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Margaret Moore Bowling (1925 - 2002)
 
 Siblings:
  Roger Strong (1914 - 1915)**
  George Robert Bowling (1919 - 2012)
  Lawrence William Bowling (1925 - 2009)*
  Mary Frances Bowling Wirey Theobald (1927 - 1994)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Moore Memorial Gardens Cemetery
Arlington
Tarrant County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Mark E. Wirey
Record added: Sep 09, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 96779230
George Robert Bowling
Added by: Mark E. Wirey
 
George Robert Bowling
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George Robert Bowling
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In memory of my Uncle
- Mark E. Wirey
 Added: Sep. 9, 2012
 
 
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