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LeRoy Bowman
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Birth: Feb. 15, 1892
Umatilla County
Oregon, USA
Death: May 14, 1947
Umatilla County
Oregon, USA


Funeral services for LeRoy Bowman, well-known Butter Creek rancher, will be conducted at 3 p.m. tomorrow at Folsom Chapel, here by the Rev. O. D. Harris, Christian Church minister. Ted Roy will sing. [Interment at Olney Cemetery.]

Mr. Bowman, 55, died at St. Anthony's hospital yesterday. He was born Feb. 15, 1892 near Pendleton to the late Mr. and Mrs. O. P. Bowman, Umatilla County pioneers, who came to Oregon with their parents when they were both small children.

Mr. Bowman was educated in the Pendleton and Portland schools and Feb. 28, 1914 married Gladys Van Orsdall, Pendleton, who with their two children Wayne Oliver Bowman, Pilot Rock, and Mrs. Betty Jane Fidler of Seattle, survive. He also leaves two grandchildren, Judith Kay Bowman and Jon Fidler; four brothers, Oscar Bowman, Hugh Bowman, Kenneth Bowman and Robert Bowman all of Pendleton; three sisters, Mr. Florence Windsor, Pendleton, Mrs. Albert Moser, Pilot Rock, and Mrs. John Crow, Pendleton.

Mr. Bowman was a life member of the Elks and spent the greater part of his life in Pendleton. For 21 years he was a wheat rancher in Idaho.
Family links: 
  Oliver Purl Bowman (1862 - 1939)
  Laura Eva Stickler Bowman (1868 - 1930)
  Gladys Van Orsdall Bowman (1895 - 1991)*
  Wayne Oliver Bowman (1915 - 2005)*
  Betty J. Bowman Fidler (1919 - 1947)*
  LeRoy Bowman (1892 - 1947)
  Florence Gaynell Bowman Windsor (1893 - 1984)*
  Oscar Arnold Bowman (1894 - 1973)*
  Hugh A. Bowman (1897 - 1973)*
  Leona Claire Bowman Moser (1898 - 1996)*
  Opal Bowman (1899 - 1907)*
  Kenneth E. Bowman (1901 - 1982)*
  Harriet Mildred Bowman Crow (1903 - 1963)*
  Patsy Bowman (1904 - 1904)*
  Robert Lester Bowman (1905 - 1987)*
*Calculated relationship
Olney Cemetery
Umatilla County
Oregon, USA
Created by: Shelli Steedman
Record added: Oct 10, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 16134040
LeRoy Bowman
Added by: Shelli Steedman
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- Marshall McCoy
 Added: May. 14, 2010

- Shelli Steedman
 Added: Oct. 10, 2006

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