Rosary for Annie
Bowen, 92, of 315 16th Ave. S., Nampa, who died Tuesday, April
17, in a Nampa hospital, will be recited at 8 p.m. Sunday in
St. Paul's Catholic Church, Nampa.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m.
Monday at St. Paul8s Catholic Church, Nampa, by the Rev. Merle
J. Fisher, S.M. Interment will follow in Mt. Calvary
Cemetery, under the direction of Flahiff Funeral Chapel of
Mrs. Bowen was born Jan. 17, 1892, in Sopot, Germany,
to Jacob and Rose Kleiner Klinkosh. She came to the
United States with her family as a small child. The
family settled in Lincoln, Neb., later moving to Blackfoot,
Idaho where her father farmed.
She married William C. Bowen, Feb. 21, 1912, in
Sheridan, Wyo., and they lived in Salt Lake City for a time
before moving to Nampa in 1918. Mr. Bowen died Aug. 4,
Mrs. Bowen was an active member of St. Paul's Catholic
Church. She also had belonged to St. Paul's Altar
Society, the Catholic Women's League, the Legion of Mary and
the Neighbors of Woodcraft.
She is survived by two sons, Dr. William F. Bowen,
Albany, Ore., and John T. Bowen, Nampa; two daughters,
Genevieve Harbert, La Pine, Ore., and Anna Marie Bowen, San
Francisco, Calif.; 13 grandchildren; 21
great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Four sisters and one brother preceded her in death.
Friends may call at Flahiff Funeral Chapel of Nampa
until 9 tonight, Saturday from 9 a.m. until 6 p.m., and Sunday
from 1 until 6:30 p.m. and at the church after 7 p.m.