Donald J. Bowman

Service Scheduled for: Saturday, Mar. 17 11:00 AM
Died: Mar. 9, 2018
Donald J. Bowman, 90, Doehler-Jarvis Retiree.

Donald J. Bowman, 90, husband of the late Arlene M. (Hatfield) Bowman died
Friday March 9, 2018, at Sanatoga Center, Lower Pottsgrove Twp.

Born in Broadway, VA, he was a son of the late Shearer and Nellie (Grabil)
Bowman. Mr. Bowman worked as a forklift driver for Doehler-Jarvis for 45
years. He trained officers at West Point for the U.S. Army during WWII. Mr.
Bowman was a member of Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Pottstown where he was a
member and teacher of the Brotherhood class. He was a former fireman for
Limerick Twp. and was a member of the Limerick Historical Society.

Mr. Bowman is survived by two sons, Stuart E. Bowman of Royersford and
Donald K. Bowman, Niagara Falls, NY; three daughters, Janet E. Benham of
Camp Hill, Sharolyn A. Segletes of Royersford and Donna K. Yoder of
Douglassville. Seven Grandchildren and two great grandchildren. Mr. Bowman
is predeceased by eight brothers and five sisters.

Funeral services will be held 11:00 am on Saturday, March 17, 2018 at
Emmanuel Lutheran Church, 150 N. Hanover St., Pottstown. Officiating will be
Reverend Phillip Waselik. Burial will be in Union Cemetery, Niantic. There
will be a viewing from 9:30 until 11:00 am on Saturday at the church.

Contributions may be made in his memory to Emmanuel Lutheran Church, "Shares
of Faith".

Arrangements are by the Schumacher & Benner Funeral Home & Crematory, at 359
King St. in Pottstown, PA.



The services will start at Emmanuel Lutheran Church.