"Bob" Bowers, 80, of Butler, Pennsylvania, passed
away on Monday, November 20, 2017 at the Concordia
He was born
November 11, 1937 in East Butler, Pennsylvania to
the late Lawrence A. Bowers and Marie (Lively)
Bob was a
1957 graduate of Butler High School. He worked at
Armco as a steel worker retiring in 1996 and also at
Endicott Shoes. He was a member of Community
Alliance Church where he was in the church choir,
the church treasurer, and a youth sponsor. Bob was a
member of the BUCO Travel Trailer Club. He was an
avid bowler and enjoyed roller skating and spending
time with his grandchildren and great grandchildren.
survived by his wife Eleanor J. "Tootie" Cuffman
Bowers whom he married on June 14, 1957; three
daughters, Bonnie Matonak and her husband James of
Butler, PA, Susan Conrad and her husband John of
Butler, PA, and Carol Lenhart and her husband Ron of
Butler, PA; nine grandchildren, Dawn Henricks and
her husband Jason, Joshua Matonak and his wife Dana,
Kelly Tysk and her husband Joshua, Joel Matonak and
his wife Krista, Danielle Neyman and her husband
Roger, Melanie McDermid and her husband Matt, Chelsy
Olsen and her husband Adam Alyssa Lenhart, Kayla
Lenhart; nineteen great grandchildren; and a number
of nieces and nephews.
to his parents, he was preceded in death by his
brother Lawrence H. Bowers.
will be received Friday, November 24, 2017 from 9:00
a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at Thompson-Miller Funeral Home,
Inc., 124 East North St. Butler, PA, 16001.
services will be held immediately following at 11:00
a.m. with Diane Cuffman, Pastoral Assistant of
Memorial Park Church in Allison Park, Bob's niece,
Private burial will take place
in the Butler County Memorial Park.
In lieu of flowers, memorials
are suggested to
Samaritan Endowment Fund at Concordia Lutheran
Ministries, 134 Marwood Road, Cabot, PA 16023.
Arrangements are being handled by the
Thompson-Miller Funeral Home, Inc., 124 East North
Street, Butler, PA 16001.