THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Bernard L. Bowman, Jr.
Bernard Bud L. Bowman Jr., 79, of Mountain, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 19.
Born in Wabeno on Sept. 23, 1934 to Bernard Sr. and Alice (Mcallen) Bowman, he resided in Mountain and his hobbies were woodworking, fishing, rock finding around Lake Superior and camping. He loved working for the forestry service out of Lakewood and spending time with Jim and Lynn Bartz.
He is survived by his mother, Alice Bowman; children, Zora Bowman, Sharon Bowman, Larry (Sandy) Bowman, Michelle (Glenn) Linberg, Bob Bowman and Bill (Ada) Bowman; a brother, Jerry Bowman; a sister, Joan (Jack) Harris; 18 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; many nieces; nephews; other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his father, Bernard Bowman Sr. and a brother, Kenneth Bowman.
Gathering of family and friends was at Gruetzmacher Funeral Home in Suring on Saturday, Feb. 22 from 10 a.m. until time of a Memorial Service at 11 a.m. with Pastor Kevin Kuhn officiating.