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Jay Albert Bowdish
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Birth: Nov. 17, 1906
Fairbank
Buchanan County
Iowa, USA
Death: Nov. 21, 1957
Fort Atkinson
Jefferson County
Wisconsin, USA

Wisconsin State Journal 11/23/1957

Jay Bowdish 51 Killed in Crash

Jay A Bowdish, 51 of 600 S Brearly St, a painter employed by the Capital Decorating Co was killed Thursday when his car and car carrier collided on Highway 12 between Cambridge and Ft Atkinson.

His wife, Vivian, is a magazine clerk in the Circulation department of Madison Newspapers, Inc.

Funeral services will be held at 1:30 pm Monday in the Frautsch funeral home, 120 E Wilson st, with the Rev Morris Wee, pastor of the Bethel Lutheran Church officiating. Burial will be in Forest Hill cemetery.

Mr Bowdish was born in Fairbank, Ia but had been a Madison resident the past 10 years. He was a member of the Brotherhood of Painters, Decorators and Paperhangers. Local 802 and the Bethel Lutheran Church.

Survivors include his wife, a daughter, Mrs Roland Daniels, Waverly, IA; his mother, Mrs Frank Bowdish, Oelwein IA, a brother, Floyd, Waverly, Ia, a sisters Mrs Fred Jarchow, Oelwein, Ia; two grandchildren.

Friends may call at the funeral home after 1:30 pm Sunday.


Divorced from his first wife The Oelwein Daily Register (Oelwein, Iowa) 1948 June 16 Violet Bowdish 
 
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 Spouse:
  Vivian Esther Hanson Fry (1914 - 2009)
 
Burial:
Forest Hill Cemetery
Madison
Dane County
Wisconsin, USA
 
Created by: DNoyes
Record added: Apr 01, 2009
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Jay Albert Bowdish
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Rest In Peace, Jay.
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