Frederick Ward Bowers gravestone
(Photo by Vernon B. Paddock)

B. September 12, 1925
M. WW I Veteran, Navy, grade SM 2/c
D. April 22, 1957
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  • Father: Fred Bowers
  • Mother: Bertha Bowers
  • Wife: Louise M. (Ramlow) Bowers born April 17, 1920

Additional Information:

According to U.S., Headstone Applications for Military Veterans, 1925-1963:

“Frederick Ward Bowers, enlisted October 6, 1942; honorable discharged November 12, 1946, grade SM 2/c, U.S. Navy, born September 11, 1925, died April 22, 1957, applicant: Louise M. Bowers, 419 Hillandale, Round Lake, Illinois.”

According to the Chicago Tribune (Chicago IL) Friday, April 26, 1957, page 14:

“BOWERS – Frederick W. Bowers of Round Lake, Ill., beloved husband of Louise, nee Ramlow; dear son of Fred and Bertha Bowers of New Jersey.  Services Friday, 2 p. m., at MacGillis funeral home, Round Lake.”