May 20, 1924 ‒ November 22, 2015
Mount Vernon, Ohio
Lucille Bowden, age 91, of N. Main Street, Mount Vernon, passed away on Sunday, November 22, 2015 at the Ohio Eastern Star Home. She was born on May 20, 1924 in Mount Vernon, Ohio, the daughter of Ralph and Edna (Bebout) Ryan. Lucille was an administrative assistant for American Electric Power and Cooper Energy Services both in Mount Vernon. She was a member of the Gay Street United Methodist Church where she belonged to the United Methodist Women and sang in the choir for many years.
She is survived by her children, Catherine (Larry) Yarman of Mount Vernon, Stephen (Ruth Ann) Bowden of Mansfield and Julie (Jeff) Pillow of Howard, six grandchildren, seven great grandchildren, a sister-in-law, Janetta Ryan of Sebring, Florida and three nephews.
Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Wayne Bowden, a sister, Shirley Ann Ryan and a brother, Dwight Ryan.
Friends may call on Tuesday from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home, 619 E. High Street, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050. A funeral service will be held on Wednesday at 11 a.m. at the Gay Street United Methodist Church, 18 N. Gay Street, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050. Rev. Denise Marikis will be officiating. Burial will follow in Mound View Cemetery.
Memorial contributions in Lucille’s name may be made to the Living Memorial Fund at Gay Street United Methodist Church.
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The Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home of Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Lucille Bowden.