Obituaries

Obituaries

Mary R. Bowman 1923 - 2009 Leavenworth

Funeral services for Mary R. Bowman, 86, Leavenworth, will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Quisenberry Funeral Home, Tonganoxie. Burial will follow in Hubbel Hill Cemetery, Tonganoxie.
She died Saturday, Feb. 28, 2009, at Providence Medical Center, Kansas City, Kan.
Mrs. Bowman was born Feb. 2, 1923, in Peterhead, Scotland, the daughter of John and Georgina Cordiner Ross. She was a homemaker and worked in restaurants and a dress store. She was a 50-year member of Trinity United Methodist Church, Leavenworth.
She married Claude Bowman on Oct. 20, 1940, in Las Vegas. He died Nov. 30, 1990.
Survivors include two sons, John Bowman, Forsyth, Mo., and Jack Bowman, Lansing; two daughters, Claudia VanDruff, Basehor, and Diana Freeman, Arkadelphia, Ark.; and nine grandchildren.
The family will receive friends for one hour before the service Tuesday.
The family suggests memorials to Trinity United Methodist Church, sent in care of the funeral home, P.O. Box 993, Tonganoxie, KS 66086.
Online condolences may be sent at quisenberryfh.com.