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Gladwin County Obituary/Death Notice
William Bowers


   William L. Bowers, 80, of Butman Township, died Sunday in the Gladwin Hospital following a short illness. Services were held Tuesday at 2 p.m. from the Hall Funeral Home. Elder Charles Twining officiated and burial was in Butman Cemetery. Born in Defiance, Ohio, on April 15, 1886, he was a retired farmer and telephone line repairman for the Gladwin and Nolan line.

   Mr. Bowers came to Gladwin County 65 years ago from Ohio. He was married to the former Maude DeLaurier in Gladwin on Dec. 11, 1907. Besides his wife, he is survived by four daughters, Mrs. Beatrice Benmark, Mrs. Pearl Myers, Mrs. Evaleeen Walters and Mrs. Lula Belle Walters, all of Gladwin; one son, Max of Gladwin; 24 grandchildren and 43 great grandchildren.

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Butman Cemetery
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Gladwin County Record, Gladwin, MI
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January 2005
Tom Ladner
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