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James Y. "Jim" Bowser
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Birth: Dec. 26, 1887
Armstrong County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: May 3, 1939
Pittsburgh
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA

Simpson's Leader-Times, Kittanning, PA
Friday, 4 May 1939

James Y. Bowser, aged 51 years of 452 North avenue, died in St. Francis Hospital, Pittsburgh, Wednesday morning, May 3, 1939at 4 o'clock.
He is survived by his wife, one son James F., and one daughter Helen Jean both at home; four brothers, William A., Curtis E., Emery P. and J. LeRoy Bowser, all of Kittanning.
He was employed as a machinist for the Pittsburgh Plate Glass Company in Ford City for years. He was a faithful member of the First Methodist Church, the Men's Brotherhood Bible class and of the Official Board of that church for more than 25 years.
He served in the World War with the 10th Field Artillery, Third Division.
The body was taken to his home Thursday afternoon and will later be removed to the First Methodist Church for funeral services Saturday, May 6, at 3 p.m. in charge of Dr. W. S. Trosh, pastor. The body will lie in state from 2 to 3 p.m. Saturday. Members of Armstrong Post No. 122, American Legion, of which he was a member, will stand guard at the church. Interment will be made in Kittanning cemetery.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas N. Bowser (1854 - 1913)
  Catharine Boyle Bowser (1854 - 1912)
 
 Spouse:
  Emma Mae Harman Bowser (1894 - 1969)
 
 Children:
  James F Bowser (1921 - 1944)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Albert Bowser (1880 - 1967)*
  John Anderson Bowser (1882 - 1932)*
  Elmer Curtis Bowser (1885 - 1968)*
  James Y. Bowser (1887 - 1939)
  Emery Pattison Bowser (1890 - 1977)*
  Jeremiah LeRoy Bowser (1894 - 1960)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
10th Field Artillery; 3rd Division
 
Burial:
Kittanning Cemetery
Kittanning
Armstrong County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Maintained by: Sue Mueller
Originally Created by: Burke Stoughton
Record added: Jun 04, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 53220749
James Y. Jim Bowser
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James Y. Jim Bowser
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James Y. Jim Bowser
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