Glen E. Bowman

November 22, 1930December 5, 2012

Glen E. Bowman, 82 passed away at 3:14 p.m. on Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at Covington Manor in Fort Wayne. Glen was a 1951 graduate of Huntington High School. He drove a school bus for 20 years for Huntington County Community School Corporation.

He was born on November 22, 1930 in Huntington, a son of Russell J. and Dorotha (Stoltz) Bowman.

He was united in marriage to Shirley E. Knipp on December 31, 1953 in Huntington. She preceded him in death on November 9, 1998.

Survivors include a companion: Jan Collins of Fort Wayne; four sons: Daniel E. (Dalene) Bowman of Wabash; James T. (Mary) Bowman of Huntington; G. David (Susan) Bowman of Huntington; Joseph E. Bowman of Kendallville; two sisters: Phyllis (Robert) Swain of Huntington; Pauline Gephart of Yuma, AZ; 10 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by two brothers: Russell D. Bowman and Delbert M. Bowman.

Visitation will be held on Monday, December 10, 2012 from 4:00 – 8:00 p.m. at the Myers Funeral Home Huntington Chapel, 2901 Guilford Street, Huntington, Indiana.

Funeral service will be held on Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. at the Myers Funeral Home Huntington Chapel with Pastor Doug Shaw officiating.

Interment will be at the Lancaster Cemetery.

Memorials may be made out to Northview Church of Christ or to Visiting Nurse and Hospice Home both in care of Myers Funeral Home, 2901 Guilford Street, Huntington, IN 46750.


  • Visitation Monday, December 10, 2012
  • Funeral Service Tuesday, December 11, 2012

Glen E. Bowman

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Paula Goble (Swain)

December 7, 2012

Although I can not be there is person, I would like to send my prayers to my family members and any friends of Glens. He was always a wonderful Uncle to me.