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Nellie Catherine Bower Brower
Birth: Oct. 23, 1911
Neosho County
Kansas, USA
Death: Mar. 28, 2000
Allen County
Kansas, USA

The Chanute Tribune ~ Chanute, KS ~ March 2000

MORAN, KS - Nellie Catherine Brower, 88, died Tuesday, March 28, 2000 at her home in Moran, Kansas.

She was born Oct. 23, 1911 in Chanute, Kansas, the daughter of Dan and Laura (Hodgden) Bower.

She graduated from Chanute High School.

On Feb. 11, 1934 she married Roy Brower in Parsons, Kansas. He preceded her in death April 16, 1970.

They lived on different oil leases in the Moran and Bronson, KS areas, moving, to Moran in April 1944 from Chanute.

She was working at the present time as one of the ladies that answered the telephone for the Johnson-Kunkel Funeral Home in Moran. She had worked there since Jan. 1, 1982. Before that she had worked for the Moran Grocery Store 17 years and the Moran Dry Good store five years.

She was a member of the Moran United Methodist Church.

Survivors include her two sons, Ronald Lee Brower, Farlington, KS, and Tom Brower, Greensburg, KS; two brothers, Emmett and Fred Bower, both of Chanute, KS; one sister, Ellen Knock, Chanute, KS; five grandchildren; and one great grandson.

She was preceded in death by two brothers, Dan, Jr. and Hugh Bower; two sisters, Arletta (Bower) Hanson, and Golda May Bower in infancy; and one grandson, David Brower.

Graveside services, led by Pastor Fred Darbonne, will be Friday, March 31, 2000 at the Memorial Park Cemetery in Chanute, KS.

Family links: 
  Daniel Everett Bower (1869 - 1956)
  Laura Levona Hodgden Bower (1882 - 1976)
  Leroy Brower (1911 - 1970)*
  John Thomas Brower (1946 - 2011)*
  Golda May Bower (1904 - 1906)*
  Arletta Martha Bower Hanson (1905 - 1994)*
  Daniel Everett Bower (1907 - 1975)*
  Nellie Catherine Bower Brower (1911 - 2000)
  Emmett Wesley Bower (1914 - 2004)*
  Woodrow Fred Bower (1919 - 2015)*
  Ellen Eleise Bower Knock (1921 - 2010)*
  Hugh Clifford Bower (1925 - 1999)*
*Calculated relationship
Memorial Park Cemetery
Neosho County
Kansas, USA
Plot: Sec 200 Blk 02 Lot 178 Sp 07
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Record added: Jul 19, 2002
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- Just Suzy
 Added: Feb. 24, 2010
Rest in peace Aunt Nellie.
- TiogaRose
 Added: Jan. 29, 2007

- Barb J "John 3:16"
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