Obituary of Bernard Bowyer
Bernard Martin Bowyer, 80 of Bedford, passed away Friday, July 13, 2018 at his residence. He was born on Monday, December 20, 1937 in Bedford County, a son of the late Francis Molen Bowyer and Mary Letha Creasy Bowyer. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Rosa Ann Hanel Bowyer & his grandson, Christopher Blake Bowyer
He was retired from B & W and was a member of Nicopolis United Methodist Church.
He is survived by his son, Martin Blake Bowyer & wife, Wanda of Bedford; his daughters, Mary Ann Kidd & husband, Steve, Deborah Marie Bennett & husband, Troy both of Bedford; his brother, Kenneth Lee Bowyer of Charlotte Co., VA; grandchildren, Heather Marie Witt, Brett Andrew Witt, Shawn Dean Bennett & wife, Stephanie, Amber Dawn Bennett, Joshua Aaron Bowyer as well as six great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, July 17, 2018 at Nicopolis United Methodist Church with Rev. Willie Butler officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive Monday from 6:00 until 8:00 pm at Updike Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Bedford.
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