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Carolyn M. Disney Bowers
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Birth: Sep. 11, 1938
Furnas County
Nebraska, USA
Death: Dec. 1, 2008
Wabaunsee County
Kansas, USA

Carolyn M. Bowers, 70, of Alma, Kansas, died Monday, December 1, 2008 at the Alma Manor. She was a twenty year resident of the community.

Carolyn was born September 11, 1938 near Arapahoe, Nebraska, the daughter of Ray and Edith Hokanson Disney. She attended local schools and graduated in 1956 from Arapahoe High School.

Carolyn married Lloyd E. Bowers on September 9, 1962 in Arapahoe, Nebraska. He survives at their home. She lived 12 years in Lawrence and 20 years in Alma. Carolyn was a homemaker, but also worked at Scotch Laundry in Lawrence and then the Alma Manor laundry in Alma. Carolyn was a member of St. John Lutheran Church. She loved to garden and tend her flowers, was an avid reader, enjoyed taking long walks and loved her pets.

Carolyn is also survived by her two daughters, Nancy Meinholdt and her husband Alan and their children, Rachel, Cindy and Karen; Emporia, Lisa Howard and her husband, Gary, and their children, Allison and Monica, Baldwin City; a sister, Katheryn Sander and her husband, Allen, Superior, Nebraska; and a brother, Gerald Disney, Arapahoe, Nebraska.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Thursday, December 4, 2008 at St. John Lutheran Church in Alma. Reverend Robert Grimm will be officiating. Burial will follow at St. John Lutheran Cemetery. Mrs. Bowers will lie-in-state starting at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, at Campanella-Gentry Funeral Home in Alma,

Obituary by Campanella-Gentry Funeral Home in Alma, Ks.
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  Ray E. Disney (1909 - 1961)
  Edith E. Disney (1917 - 1977)
  Carolyn M. Disney Bowers (1938 - 2008)
  Infant Disney (1945 - 1945)*
*Calculated relationship
Saint John Lutheran Cemetery
Wabaunsee County
Kansas, USA
Plot: East section
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Record added: Dec 02, 2008
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