Mervin Bowser(1937 - 2018)

Mervin L. Bowser, 81, of East Brady died Saturday at the Chicora Medical Center.
Born Jan. 29, 1937, in Perry Township, Armstrong County, he was the son of Wilber J. and Katherine F. (Aikens) Bowser.
On Nov. 24, 1962, Mervin married the former Viola Spiker. She preceded him in death on July 25, 2016.
Mervin worked on the Lewis Dairy Farm in Kaylor, then the David Joseph Company in Butler, where he prepared railroad cars for scrap.
He enjoyed fishing - as long at he was getting a bite - and could always be found around East Brady collecting soda pop cans for scrap.
Mervin is survived by his daughter, Rebecca (David) McLean of Millerstown, Pa.; brother; Gerald (Jean Ann) Bowser; four sisters, Mary Potts, Rita Little, Violet Draa and Margie Radaker; four grandchildren; David, Jamie, Jackie and Bridget; two great-grandchildren; and nephew; Dave and Peggy Bowser with whom Mervin made his home.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife; three brothers, Wilbert, Harold and Richard; and twin daughters, Robin and Janet.
BOWSER - Friends of Mervin L. Bowser, who died Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018, will be received from 2 to 4 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018, at Buechele Funeral Home and Cremation Services Inc., 707 Kellys Way, East Brady, PA 16028.
Funeral services will be held at 4 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home with Pastor Paul DeBacco officiating.
Burial in Bear Creek Cemetery will be private.
In lieu of flowers, Mervin's family asks that donations be made to the East Brady Ambulance, P.O. Box 325, East Brady, PA 16028.
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Buechele Funeral Home
707 Kellys Way East Brady, PA 16028
(724) 526-3111

Published in Butler Eagle on Sept. 10, 2018