William J. Bowers

FORTVILLE

William Bowers, 81, of Fortville, passed away March 20, 2018.

He was a loving father, grandfather and great-grandfather. William worked in the automotive field his entire life. He was a proud Marine and loved his country.

He is survived by his sister, Patricia Brown of Erie, PA; children, Michael (Jackie) Bowers Sr., Patty (Brent) Foist, Pamela (Rick) DeBaun and Glenna Anderson; grandchildren, Angela (Tim) Smith, Michael Bowers Jr., Rose Ann Bowers (Jesse Cervantes) Adrienne (Danny) Mills, Andrea (Ross) Tappy, Alicia Reedy, William (Natasha) Turner, Linda Bowers (Anthony Parker) and Sara Bowers (Vanessa Carilis); great- grandchildren, David, Emily, Mark, Zoe, Skye, Clayton, Gage, Cassondra, Adrianna, Isabelle, Annabelle, Lilly, Levi & Anthony.

He was proceeded in death by his loving wife, Uldine (Ozzie) in 1992 and grandson, John Bowers in 2000.

A private family burial is planned.