Mary Elizabeth (Simonton) Bowker (1840-1922)

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Trancription contributed by Arne H Trelvik 16 June 2003
Source:
Lebanon, OH: The Western Star, 1922 [date unknown]
Comments:
Surnames: Askew, Bowker, Simonton
Related Links:

"Mary Bowker's new New Millinery Store" from 11 Oct 1888 Lebanon Gazette
Mary Bowker 1922 Ohio Death Certificate #64538

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AGED FORMER LEBANON RESIDENT DIES

Mrs. Mary E. Bowker, formerly of Lebanon, passed away December 21 at the home of her cousin, Mrs. Pearl Askew, at College Hill, Cincinnati. Mrs. Bowker had been living with her cousin for the past three years. Previously to this time she had resided in Lebanon.

Short services were held at the home of Mrs. Askew. The remains were then brought to Lebanon where short services were held in the cemetery chapel at 2 o’clock Saturday. The funeral was conducted by Rev. Van Gilder of the East Baptist church of which Mrs. Bowker was a member since joining on October 9, 1868. She was the last member of the David Simonton family. Her husband, Frederick Bowker, and one son preceding her in death. Mrs. Bowker was engaged in the millinery business in Lebanon for a number of years.


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