Robert H. Bowersox

CARLISLE Robert Harman Bowersox, 88, died Monday, September 10, 2012 at Holy Spirit Hospital, Camp Hill. Born April 24, 1924 in Hanover, he was a son of the late Daniel W. and Gertrude Harman Bowersox and the widower of Betty Brenneman Bowersox. He was a graduate of Carlisle High School, Class of 1943. He retired from the U.S. Naval Depot, Mechanicsburg. He was a member of First Lutheran Church, Carlisle. He was a member of both the Cumberland Star Lodge #197 and the Harrisburg Consistory for 50 years. Also, he was a member of the American Legion Post 101, Carlisle, NARFE and AARP. He was a U.S. Army veteran. Surviving are numerous nieces and nephews; and sister-in-law, Mary Jane Wilson of Carlisle. Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m., Monday, September 17, 2012 at Hoffman-Roth Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc., 219 North Hanover St., Carlisle, with Rev. Charles A. Brophy officiating. Burial will be in Letort Cemetery, Carlisle. To sign the guest book visit

Published in Evening Sun on Sept. 11, 2012