Marqueen L. Bower

MARQUEEN L. BOWER, 95, OF FREDERICK Marqueen L. Bower, 95, of Frederick, wife of the late Robert I. Bower, passed away Monday at Frederick Living. Born in Berwick, she was the daughter of the late Forrest and Maude (Shellhammer) Bower. Marqueen was a member of the Pottstown YWCA board of directors, and an elder at the First Presbyterian Church in Pottstown. She enjoyed spending time volunteering for the American Red Cross, the Chester County Library Reading Program, and at Frederick Living. She is survived by her daughter, Kristina L. Hunnicutt of Ambler, 10 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. Along with her parents and husband, Marqueen is predeceased by her son, R. Barrett Bower. A memorial service will be celebrated Friday, 2 p.m. at the Frederick Living Chapel with Rev. Dr. Brad Mellon officiating. Visitation will be held from 1 - 1:45 p.m. in the Chapel. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Marqueen's memory to the Frederick Living Benevolent Care Fund, PO Box 498, Frederick, PA 19435. View obituaries or send condolences at www.catagnusfuneralhomes.com

Published in The Mercury on Dec. 7, 2011