Mr. Bowers was born May 3, 1929 in New York City, the son of Edward S. and Anna G. Nebel Bowers.
He was retired from the U. S. Army Corp. of Engineers where he worked as an auditor.
He had served in the U. S. Air Force during the Korean War.
He married Patricia Rees Bowers on May 25, 1957 in Falls Church, Virginia.
Surviving with his wife are a daughter, Patricia Bowers Carr of Philomont, VA; a son, John Bowers of Berryville, VA; and two grandchildren, Melissa Bowers of Maurertown, VA and Colleen Bowers of Berryville, VA.
A graveside service will be held 10:00 A. M. Tuesday, July 26, 2011 in the Green Hill Cemetery, Berryville.
Family will receive friends from 6:00 – 8:00 P. M. Monday evening at the Enders & Shirley Funeral Home, Berryville.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Clarke County Humane Foundation, P.O. Box 713 Berryville, VA 22611.
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