Delbert D. Sowers

DELBERT D. SOWERS HOBART, IN Delbert D. Sowers, age 76, of Hobart passed away on Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at St. Mary Medical Center in Hobart. He was born on September 6, 1936 in Veedersburg, IN, the son of George W. Sowers and Frances (nee Hughes) Sowers. Delbert was a retired tree trimmer from N. G. Gilbert Corporation with 38 years of service. He enjoyed hunting and fishing. Delbert is survived by two sons: Victor (Angela) Sowers and Michael Sowers (Jessica Supp), all of Hobart, IN; two daughters: Candy Miller of Lake Station and Teresa (Loral) Wright of Hobart, IN; ten grandchildren and six great grandchildren; three brothers: Orville Sowers of Lafayette, IN, Lester Sowers of Brookston, IN, and Milton Sowers of Florida; three sisters: Vida (Fred) Roarks and Bessie (Victor) Howard, all of Attica, IN, and Avis Chissom of Florence, OR; and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his loving wife of 42 years, Bonnie Lue Sowers; three brothers: Don, Bob, and Dorvin Sowers; and a sister, Rosie Sowers. Funeral services will be held Monday, December 10, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. at Rees Funeral Home, 600 West Old Ridge Rd., Hobart with Rev. Mitch Whidden officiating. Burial will follow at Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery in Hobart. The visitation for Delbert will also be held Monday from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. at Rees Funeral Home, Hobart Chapel, 219- 942-2109 or online at

Funeral Home

Rees Funeral Home, Hobart Chapel - Hobart
600 West Old Ridge Road  Hobart, IN 46342
(219) 942-2109

Published in The Times from Dec. 8 to Dec. 9, 2012