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Mary Bowen
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Birth: Feb. 4, 1870
Waverly
Bremer County
Iowa, USA
Death: May 26, 1950
Fort Dodge
Webster County
Iowa, USA


(Taken from her obituary and family records and transcribed by Michael Bowen, MRB, #47351043)

Fort Dodge Messenger, May 29, 1950
Final services were held Monday morning at 8:30 at the Laufersweiler funeral home and at 9 o'clock at Sacred Heart church for Miss Mary Bowen, 80, who died Friday at her home, 1507 Second avenue south, after a lingering illness. The Rev. C. P. Sweeney, pastor of Sacred Heart church, conducted the rites. Burial was in Corpus Christi cemetery. Pallbearers were William McGuire, John Hill, Eugene P. Sinnott, Ernst Alpers, Bowen McIntyre and Bernard Williams. Alpers, McIntyre and Bernard Williams are nephews of Miss Bowen. Burial was in Corpus Christi cemetery with the Rev. Father Sweeney officiating at the graveside rites. The choir, which sang during the Requiem high mass, was composed of Mrs. Sylvester Hotck and Welch Laufersweiler. Miss Veronica Loftus played the organ accompaniment. Attending from out of town were William Bowen of Cherokee; Mrs. David Hinkley of Eagle Grove; Bernard Williams of Chicago; Mrs. Charles Anderson of Waterloo; Mr. and Mrs. Frank Sager of Waverly; and Miss Fannie Guiney of Waverly.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Philip Henry Bowen (1842 - 1926)
  Hanora O'Connell Bowen (1848 - 1936)
 
 Siblings:
  Kathryn Bowen Taylor (1869 - 1952)*
  Daniel Bowen (1870 - 1947)*
  Mary Bowen (1870 - 1950)
  Ellen Agnes Bowen Dillon (1872 - 1932)*
  Philip Henry Bowen (1875 - 1942)*
  William F. Bowen (1876 - 1951)*
  Alice Elizabeth Bowen (1879 - 1937)*
  Martha Ann Bowen McIntyre (1880 - 1972)*
  Margaret Bowen Williams (1887 - 1957)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Corpus Christi Cemetery
Fort Dodge
Webster County
Iowa, USA
Plot: Section H, Lot 90
 
Created by: MRB
Record added: Sep 10, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 58464507
Mary Bowen
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