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Elden Ray Bowers
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Birth: Mar. 6, 1908
Cumberland County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jan. 17, 1992
Carlisle
Cumberland County
Pennsylvania, USA

Patriot-News, The (Harrisburg, PA) - Sunday, January 19, 1992

Elden R. Bowers, 83, of Sara A. Todd Memorial Home, 1000 W. South St., and formerly of Newville Road, died Friday in the home.
He was a former employee of Carlisle Baking Co., and was retired from the Navy Ships Parts Control Center, Hampden Twp.; was an Army veteran of World War II; and a member of Newville Church of the Brethren, its Sunshine Workers Sunday School Class, and the National Association of Retired Federal Employees.
Surviving are his wife, Mildred E. Heller Bowers; two sons, Kenneth R., and Robert E.; two daughters, Mary Jane Hippensteel, and Doris Shearer; a stepson, Russell Campbell; a stepdaughter, Dixie Zeigler; a brother, Kenneth E.; seven sisters, Isabel Burkholder, Kathryn Roth and Edna Snyder, Betty Worley, Reba Cressler, Mary E. Kutz, and Jean Donnelly; 18 grandchildren, four stepgrandchildren, 30 great-grandchildren, and two stepgreat-grandchildren.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Hoffman-Roth Funeral Home. Burial will be in Newville Cemetery.
Viewing will be from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Memorial Fund of his church, 16 Carlisle Road, Newville 17241.
(obit edited for privacy of surviving family) 
 
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 Parents:
  Harry Elden Bowers (1887 - 1960)
  Elsie Irene Gayman Bowers (1885 - 1951)
 
 Spouses:
  Mildred E Heller Bowers (1910 - 2002)*
  Bertha May Group Bowers (1911 - 1959)*
 
 Children:
  Kathryn Louise Bowers (1939 - 1977)*
  Geraldine Mae Bowers (1943 - 1944)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elden Ray Bowers (1908 - 1992)
  Louetta Mae Bowers (1912 - 1912)*
  Samuel Lester Bowers (1913 - 1957)*
  Kenneth Eugene Bowers (1915 - 1996)*
  Isabel A. Bowers Burkholder (1917 - 2005)*
  Kathryn Bowers Roth (1919 - 1999)*
  Betty Jane Bowers Worley (1923 - 2005)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Newville Cemetery
Newville
Cumberland County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: B7 Lot 58
 
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Record added: Mar 20, 2012
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Elden Ray Bowers
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