Harland C. Mowry
December 09, 1925 ‒ August 24, 2001
BELLVILLE: Harland C. Mowry, age 75, of 83 Ogle Street, Bellville, died Friday evening August 24, 2001, in MedCentral Hospital emergency room following an apparent heart attack.
He was born December 9, 1925 in Richland County to Harley and Hazel Cora (Steele) Mowry and was a lifelong Bellville area resident.
Mr. Mowry was owner and operator of Mowry Coil Cleaning, and had worked 34 years in the mill room of Mansfield Tire Company, and after retirement he had worked part time as a guard for Therm-O-Disc.
He was a member of the New Life Church of Christ and AMVETS Post #43 of Bellville. Harland enjoyed training and showing workhorses, hunting and just spending time with his family.
He is survived by his wife Nina Farst Mowry; four sons and daughters-in-law Harland Jr. & Sheila Mowry, Robert C. & Connie Mowry, Gerald V. & Pam Mowry all of Bellville, and Andrew L. & Sally Mowry of Delaware; two daughters and sons-in-law Carolyn & Jerry Black and Nora & Dan Jackson both of Bellville; a step-son and his wife Gary L. & Patti Walker of Douglasville, PA; fifteen grandchildren; six great grandchildren; and a sister Kathleen Smith of Lexington.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a son Ronald M. Mowry; and four brothers Leonard, Harry, Gerald and Marvin Mowry.
Friends may call Monday August 27, 2001 from 5 to 8 PM in the Bellville Snyder Funeral Home where the funeral service will be held Tuesday Aug. 28 at 11 AM. Evangelist Eddie Clark will officiate. Burial will follow in Bellville Cemetery.
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