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Bessie Florence Bowen Lawler
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Birth: Sep. 16, 1886
Bartholomew County
Indiana, USA
Death: Dec. 16, 1969
Logansport
Cass County
Indiana, USA

Lafayette Journal and Courier

Mrs. Bessie F. Lawler, 83 of Bowers Station near here died in Logansport State Hospital at 1:45 p.m. Tuesday. She had been in failing health several years.

She was born at Bowers Station and lived in this community all of her life. She was a member of the Colfax United Methodist Church and married Jessie M. Lawler in 1905. He died in 1950.

Surviving are two sons, Verne Lawler of Michigantown and LeRoy Lawler of Frankfort, three daughters Mrs. Edith Suter of Colfax, Mrs. Lillian McIntyre of Stockwell and Miss Ermadene Lawler of Colfax, a sister Mrs. W. D. Skeen of Danville, IL and a brother Frank Bowen of South Bend.

Friends may call at the Williams Funeral Home in Colfax after 2:00 p.m. Friday, the Rev Larry Ray officiating. Internment will be at Plainview Cemetery. 
 
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 Parents:
  Isaac Newton Bowen (1848 - 1901)
  Lucy Jane Alexander Bowen Miller (1859 - 1938)
 
 Spouse:
  Jesse Monroe Lawler (1882 - 1950)
 
 Children:
  Verne O. Lawler (1907 - 1992)*
  Jennie Caroline Lawler Stemick (1908 - 1969)*
  Edith Louise Lawer Suter (1910 - 2007)*
  Jesse LeRoy Lawler (1912 - 1978)*
  Lillian Lawler McIntyre (1914 - 2000)*
  Ermadene Jeannette Lawler (1918 - 2000)*
 
 Siblings:
  Bessie Florence Bowen Lawler (1886 - 1969)
  Harley O. Bowen (1894 - 1906)*
  Frank Lloyd Bowen (1895 - 1970)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Plainview Cemetery
Colfax
Clinton County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Dalene Royer
Record added: Jan 16, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 83571703
Bessie Florence <i>Bowen</i> Lawler
Added by: Dalene Royer
 
Bessie Florence <i>Bowen</i> Lawler
Added by: Dalene Royer
 
Bessie Florence <i>Bowen</i> Lawler
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