Robert Dean Bowman
Robert Bowman
NEW ALBANY - Bowman, Robert Dean, 81, passed away on Saturday, December 17, 2011.
He was born on February 1, 1930 in English, IN to the late Arthur Lee and Velma Hazel (Walls) Bowman. Robert was a member of Central Christian Church and served as a deacon there. He was a retired maintenance mechanic at E.I. Dupont in Louisville.
Along with his parents, Robert is preceded in death by his brother, Donald Bowman and his granddaughter, Jennifer Shea.
Robert is survived by his wife of 61 years, Joan (Crews) Bowman; children, Debbie Horan (Gary), of Louisville, Denise White (Mark), of Nicholasville, KY, Kevin Bowman (Mary Ann), of Carmel, IN, Brent Bowman, of Clarksville, IN and Lori Weldon (John), of Owensboro, KY; grandchildren, Kim Lasley (Ted), Heather Horan, Kyle Hagedorn (Nikki), Shauna Hagedorn, Janeen Vest (Steve), Krista Hagedorn, Katie Menne (Kevin), Jill Renihan (Robby), Chad, Adam and Cassie Bowman and Courtney Weldon; and great-grandchildren, Tyler, Tori, Sam, Carter, Alexis, Brayden and Katy.
Visitation will be 2 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Newcomer Funeral Home, 3309 Ballard Lane, New Albany. His funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home with burial to follow at Kraft-Graceland Memorial Park in New Albany.
Memorial contributions may be made to Central Christian Church, 1315 E. Spring St., New Albany, IN 47150 or to the ALS Association, 27001 Agoura Road, Suite 250, Calabasas Hills, CA, 91301.
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