Earl W. Bowersock

November 14, 1935 - October 15, 2009
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Earl W. Bowersock, age 73 of Wapakoneta, died at 1:35 p.m., Thursday, October 15, 2009, at his residence. He was born November 14, 1935 in Bellwood, PA. He is the son of John W. and Eallien Mong Bowersock. Both parents are deceased. On August 13, 1983 he married Jane Cline, who survives.

Other survivors include 1 son – Mark (Carrie) Bowersock of Lima; 2 step sons – Geofrey (Stephanie) Sprague of Baton Rouge, LA; Kevin (Janet) Sprague of Lake Jackson, TX; 1 step daughter – Lorie (Ghasson) Zallum of Lake Jackson, TX; 1 adopted granddaughter; 8 step grandchildren; and 1 sister – Barbara (Tom) Knoch of Wapakoneta.

Mr. Bowersock was a retired mathematics teacher with the Lima City School System where he had taught for 33 years. He had worked for 9 years as an instructor with Tiffin University, the Lima branch. He was a life member of the National Education Association and the Lima-Allen County Retired Teachers Association.

He was a member of Cridersville United Methodist Church. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps Active Reserve. He enjoyed woodworking, harness racing, and was an avid reader.

Memorial services will begin 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, in Cridersville United Methodist Church, Westview Campus. The Rev. Jerry Wiles will officiate.

The family will receive friends from 2:00 – 4:00 and 6:00 – 8:00 p.m., Tuesday, at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville and one hour prior to services Wednesday at the church.

Memorial contributions may be given to The Uniopolis Fire & Emergency Medical System, Cridersville United Methodist Church roof fund, or Gerad Center for Cancer Treatment.

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Visitation Information

Date: Tuesday, October 20, 2009

Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Inc.

Address:

311 West Main Street, Cridersville, OH, 45806

Date: Wednesday, October 21, 2009

Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Cridersville United Methodist Church

Address:

105 Shawnee Road, Cridersville, OH, 45806

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Memorial Information

Date: Wednesday, October 21, 2009

Time: 11:00 am

Cridersville United Methodist Church

Address:

105 Shawnee Road, Cridersville, OH, 45806

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Born: November 14, 1935
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