|Birth: ||Oct. 16, 1869|
|Death: ||Aug. 7, 1956|
Chanute Tribune - Chanute, KS - August 8, 1956
Dan E. Bower, 86, died Tuesday, August 7, 1956, at his home 2 1/2 miles west of Chanute, Kansas, following an illness of 10 days.
Born on Oct. 15, 1869, in Sevastopol, Indiana, the son of John Gottlieb and Nancy E. (Creachbaum) Bower.
He was a retired farmer, had spent more than 80 years on the same section of land near Chanute.
He was married to Laura L. (Hodgden) Bower on March 19, 1903 in Chanute, Kansas.
He was a member of the Christian Church and IOOF (Oddfellows).
Surviving are his wife; four sons, Daniel E. Bower, Jr. , Emmett W. Bower , W. Fred, and Hugh C. Bower , all of Chanute, KS; three daughters, Mrs. Glenn E. Hanson Arletta M. (Bower) Hanson , Mrs. C. W. Huffman Ellen E. (Bower) Knock , Chanute, KS, and Mrs. Roy Brower Nellie C. (Bower) Brower , Moran, KS; one sister, Mrs. Rose (Bower) Ernzen , Chanute, KS; a brother, Fred Monroe Bower , Chanute, KS; 13 grandchildren; and one great grandchild.
A daughter, Golda May Bower , preceded him in death.
The funeral service will be held in the Wilson-Johnson Chapel, Thursday afternoon, August 9, 1956, at 2 o'clock. The Rev. Ted D. Hurst will officiate and interment will be in Elmwood Cemetery in Chanute, Kansas."
John Gottleib Bower (1833 - 1885)
Nancy A. Creachbaum Bower (1834 - 1922)
Laura Levona Hodgden Bower (1882 - 1976)
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)*
Jacob Bower (1854 - 1930)*
John Wesley Bower (1857 - 1939)*
Mary Catherine Bower Davidson (1859 - 1932)*
Joseph Milton Bower (1860 - 1950)*
Sarah Ellen Bower McDonald (1867 - 1951)*
Daniel Everett Bower (1869 - 1956)
Frederick Monroe Bower (1875 - 1969)*
Rosa Mae Bower Ernzen (1878 - 1975)*
Plot: Sec 125 Blk 05 Lot 024 Sp 04
Maintained by: jenpa
Originally Created by: TiogaRose
Record added: Jul 19, 2002
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