Barry Bowman

Obituary of Barry Bowman

Barry L. Bowman, 78, of Steelton, passed away at home, surrounded by his loving family on April 22, 2019.

He was born August 3, 1940, son of the late Ira and Mary Bowman.

He is survived by his loving wife, Marilyn Bowman, Steelton; daughters, Paige L. Bowman, Salem, CT and Lanelle Zeigler and son-in-law, Chad, who was like a son to him, Lower Paxton Twp.; two grand-puppies, Reza and Louie. Also surviving are sisters, Ruth Heath, Carlisle, Joyce MacDonald, Mechanicsburg, Hariett Farling, Linglestown; brothers, Richard Bowman, Seattle, WA and Scott Bowman, Steelton; plus many in-laws, nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his sisters, Dorothy Carter, FL, Gerri Grove, FL and Beverly Smith, Dauphin; two grandpuppies, Asker and Spike.

Barry had been a hunter and fisherman and was retired from TRW and Steelton-Highspire School District. He was an avid Alabama fan, loved to travel, go to the Casinos and going out to dinner (especially Seafood).

Barry was 16 year Cancer Survivor. It was his wish to donate his body to Humanity Gifts Registry. A Celebration of Barry's life will be held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements by Wiedeman Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc. - Steelton.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 897, Hershey, PA 17033 or Homeland Hospice, 2300 Vartan Way, Harrisburg, PA 17110.

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