ST. LOUISVILLE — A graveside service for Edwin F. Bowman, 81, of St. Louisville will be held Wednesday, May 13, at 10 a.m. at Newark Memorial Gardens with Pastor Tom Hughes officiating.
Edwin died May 9, 2009, at Riverside Methodist Hospital, Columbus. He was born March 10, 1928, in Irvington, Ky., to the late Edwin and Hattie (Kyper) Bowman. He was a member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church in Newark and retired from the Newark Air Force Base.
He is survived by his wife of 36 years, Lola M. (Looney) Johnson-Bowman; sons and daughters-in-law, Mike and Deb Bowman of Washington, D.C., Perry W. Bowman of Elizabethtown, Ky., Steven M. Bowman of Ekron, Ky., David and Teresa Bowman of Vinegrove, Ky.; daughter, Sheila C. Horton of Harrah, Okla.; stepson, James Johnson of St. Louisville; nine grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; three stepgrandchildren; and two stepgreat-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his son, Roger D. Bowman; and stepdaughters, Elaine Johnson and Linda Baker.
The Law-Baker Funeral Home, 34 N. Main St., Utica, is assisting the family with arrangements.