Gertrude Boeck Bowers CHARLOTTE - Gertrude Boeck Bowers, 90, of Charlotte, died Sunday August 24, 2014, at MUSC Medical Center in Charleston, SC. Born January 23, 1924 in Vienna, Austria, she was a daughter of the late Franz Joseph Boeck and Marie Louise. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Bowers was preceded in death by her husband, Mr. Bruce Anderson Bowers, Sr. Survivors include her sister, Marie Louise Sarrazin of Paris, France and one son, Bruce A. Bowers, Jr. (and wife Kim) of Lacey, Washington and two grandchildren, Jennifer Bowers of Charlotte, NC and Brittany Bowers of Charleston, SC. A graveside funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM at Evergreen Memorial Cemetery on Aug 29, 2014, officiated by Deacon Peter Ducca, Our Lady of Assumption Catholic Church. Online condolences may be left at www.McEwenPinevilleChapel.com.
Published in Charlotte Observer from Aug. 28 to Aug. 29, 2014