OBITUARY

Louise Sites Bowen

July 4, 1930March 14, 2012

Mrs. Louise Sites Long Bowen, 81, formerly of Harrisonburg, who had been making her home in Staunton since 1981, died Wednesday morning at the Kings Daughters Nursing Home in Staunton.

A daughter of the late Stanley and Elizabeth Wenger Sites, she was born on July 4, 1930 at Keezletown. She was educated in the Rockingham County Schools and graduated from the Linville-Edom High School. Mrs. Bowen, along with her husband, was engaged in construction prior to her retirement in 1997. She was a member of the Covenant Presbyterian Church in Staunton.

Her husband, Paul R. Bowen, survives her. Besides her husband she is survived by two sons, Richard Bowen of Bridgewater; and Donald Long of PA; one daughter, Sheree Long of Staunton; eleven grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by two sons, Jerry and Stanley Long.

Memorial services will be held Saturday, March 17th at 3:00 p.m. at Covenant Presbyterian Church, 2001 N. Coalter Street in Staunton.

Her body will be cremated at the Lindsey Funeral Home and Crematory in Harrisonburg and online condolences may be sent to the family at www.lindseyharrisonburg.com

In lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be sent to Valley Mission, 109 Lew Dewitt Blvd., Suite F, Waynesboro, VA 22980.

Services

  • Memorial Service Saturday, March 17, 2012
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March 16, 2012

PAUL AND FAMILY
GOD WILL BE THERE WITH YOU DURING THIS DIFFICULT TIME. LOUISE WAS SUCH A SPECIAL LADY.
CATHY & BRADY KIRBY

Normandy Carrier

March 16, 2012

Sheree,
I was so sorry to hear about the loss of your loved one. May God be with you and your family at this difficult time.
Normandy 'Cat' Cook Carrier and family

Wayne D. Clark

March 16, 2012

Paul and family
My sincere and deepest condolences.

Linda Arbogast

March 16, 2012

Sheree; You are in my thoughts and prayers today. God bless you and comfort you during this time. Linda Arbogast