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 Dotty J. <I>Butler</I> Bowen

Dotty J. Butler Bowen

Perry, Dallas County, Iowa, USA
Death 14 Mar 2012 (aged 81)
Urbandale, Polk County, Iowa, USA
Burial Dallas Center, Dallas County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 86895332 · View Source
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daughter of Melbern and Ethel (Lutz) Butler

Dotty Bowen, 81, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family, on Wednesday, March 14, 2012.

Memorial services will be held 2 p.m. Friday, March 16, at Iles Funeral Homes-Brandt Chapel in Dallas Center where the family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. Burial of the cremated remains will follow at Brethren Cemetery.

Dotty was born in Perry, Iowa to Melbern and Ethel (Lutz) Butler. She grew up in Dallas Center and attended Dallas Center schools. Upon graduation she enlisted in the United States Navy in 1952. Dotty was a Civil Service employee for 30 years at the Iowa Air National Guard and was the first female president of the local union. She was an avid Atlanta Braves fan and baseball fan in general.

Dotty is survived by sons, Daniel and David Good, daughter, Dianne (Bill) Schossow, step sons, James (Joyce) and David (Marg) Bowen and step daughter, Kris (Lance) Luftman, numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.




  • Created by: Lynn Schneider
  • Added: 17 Mar 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 86895332
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Dotty J. Butler Bowen (25 Apr 1930–14 Mar 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 86895332, citing Brethren Cemetery, Dallas Center, Dallas County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Lynn Schneider (contributor 46492409) .