|Birth: ||Nov. 25, 1940|
|Death: ||Apr. 18, 2009|
Idaho State Journal, 04/20/09
Larry Wayne Bower, 68, of Soda Springs, passed away Saturday, April 18, 2009 at home. He was born November 25, 1940 at Chesterfield, Idaho the son of Wayne Adam and Vera Lucille Russell Bower.
He was raised and educated in Bancroft and Chesterfield areas, graduating from North Gem High School and also attended Mechanical Tech. School at ISU. Larry married Lorine Cellan, November 14, 1966 at Elko, Nevada. He served in the U S Army during the Vietnam War.
He was a rancher and farmer and had worked at A Nelson Hogan Ranch, Holbrook Ranch, K V Hansen Ranch, Arimo Ranch and for Torgeson Ranch for 26 years. He was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. His hobbies included leather work, fishing,, cowboying, spending time with his children and grandchildren.
Larry is survived by his wife Lorine of Soda Springs, 3 sons and 1 daughter and their spouses; Clint and Wendy Lewis, Roy, Utah; Hans and Angie Bower, Grace, Idaho; Dalton and Carrie Bower, Soda Springs, Idaho and Kristi and Buck Copeland, Aberdeen, Idaho. Also surviving are 13 grandchildren, a brother, George William Bower, Palmer, Alaska and a sister, Peg Lucille Baker, Pocatello, Id. He was preceded in death by his parents, and sisters Clara Anna Hardman and Shirley Bower, (infant).
Funeral services will be conducted on Friday, April 24, at Noon at the Soda Springs LDS 1st Ward Chapel with Bishop Greg Torgesen officiating. Friends may call at the Sims Funeral Home on Thursday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. and at the 1st Ward Chapel located at 361 South 3rd East on Friday, from 10:30 to 11:45 prior to services.
Burial will be in the Chesterfield Cemetery with military graveside services.
Wayne Adam Bower (1916 - 1986)
Vera Lucille Russell Bower (1917 - 1986)
Shirley Bower (1936 - 1936)*
Larry Wayne Bower (1940 - 2009)
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Record added: Apr 24, 2009
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