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Martha Adele Pletcher Bowers
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Birth: Aug. 18, 1894
Huntingdon County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Aug. 10, 1984
Huntingdon
Huntingdon County
Pennsylvania, USA

Martha A. Bowers: Mrs. Bowers, 89, of Box 256, Huntingdon RD1, formerly of Bellwood, died at 11:45 a.m., Friday, Aug. 10, 1984 at the home of her son, Michael. Mrs. Bowers retired from the Altoona Hospital kitchen staff. She was born Aug. 18, 1894 in Greenwood Furnace, the daughter of Joseph Grant and Anna Mary (Sager) Pletcher, and on Dec. 16, 1916, in Cumberland, Md., married Joel Bowers, who died Feb. 9, 1973. Surviving are five children: Michael Grant of Huntingdon RD 1; Joel of Tonawanda, N.Y.; Catherine Hand of Altoona; Jane Bricker of Penn Yan, N.Y.; and Betty Hirsch of Montgomery, Mich,; 30 grandchildren and 37 great grandchildren. Predeceased by one son, Robert William Bowers in 1927. Also predeceased by siblings, Anna, George, Ernest, Aurella, Matilda Harvey, Grant and Joseph. Also surviving is a sister, Elvira Kennedy of Bellwood. Friends will be received from 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday in the Jon C. Russin Funeral Home, Bellwood.

BOWERS--Services for Martha A. Bowers of Box 256, Huntingdon RD 1, formerly of Bellwood, will he held at 2 p.m. Monday in the Jon C. Russin Funeral Home, Bellwood, by Rev. Kim K. Cowher. Interment in Logan Valley Cemetery, Bellwood.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph Grant Pletcher (1866 - 1956)
  Anna Mary Sager Pletcher (1869 - 1904)
 
 Spouse:
  Joel Bowers (1896 - 1973)
 
 Children:
  Catherine Angeline Bowers Hand (1917 - 2002)*
  Jane Arminta Bowers Bricker (1919 - 2010)*
  Robert William Bowers (1920 - 1927)*
  Michael Grant Bowers (1922 - 2009)*
  Betty Aurella Bowers Hirsch (1923 - 2016)*
  Joel Philip Bowers (1925 - 1998)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mathilda Jane Pletcher Harvey (1888 - 1976)*
  Aurella Rebecca Pletcher (1891 - 1908)*
  Elvira M Pletcher Kennedy (1892 - 1987)*
  Martha Adele Pletcher Bowers (1894 - 1984)
  Grant Columbus Pletcher (1896 - 1966)*
  Ernest A Pletcher (1900 - 1900)*
  George Pletcher (1901 - 1901)*
  Anna Pletcher (1903 - 1903)*
  Joseph Daniel Pletcher (1904 - 1976)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Logan Valley Cemetery
Bellwood
Blair County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: jbowers
Record added: Mar 21, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18543484
Martha Adele <i>Pletcher</i> Bowers
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Martha Adele <i>Pletcher</i> Bowers
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Martha Adele <i>Pletcher</i> Bowers
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- jbowers
 Added: Mar. 15, 2012
Rest in Peace, Martha. From a Pletcher decendant.
- Melva "Jo" Wright
 Added: Feb. 4, 2012

- Daniel Pletcher
 Added: Feb. 1, 2012
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