David Bower

David Gene Bower

SEDALIA — David Gene Bower, 53, of Sedalia, died on Thursday, April 17, 2014 at his home. He was born on September 22, 1960, in Sedalia, son of Eugene and Gloria Elkins Bower.

He was married on September 11, 1998 in Sedalia to Christine Eschbacher and she survives of the home.

David graduated from Green Ridge High School in 1978. He served for twelve years in the Army, one of the years in Korea and three years in Germany. He worked for several local companies including Pro Energy and Inter-State Studio as an electrician. He was a member of American Legion Post 642 in Sedalia.

He is survived by his parents; Eugene and Gloria Elkins Bower of Sedalia, his wife; Christine Bower of the home, four sons; David G. Bower ll of Sedalia, Justin Beavers of Colorado, Kyle Bower of Sedalia, Barry Closser of Rolla, one daughter; Michelle Beavers of Colorado, one brother; Brian Bower of Sedalia, one sister Cheryl Callahan of Cole Camp, two grandchildren.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at Ewing-Schutte-Semler Funeral Home with Rev. Donnie Hayworth officiating. The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. until service time Tuesday.

Memorials may be given to American Legion Post 642. There will be full military honors at the service by American Legion Post 642 and V.F.W. Post 2591. Cremation will follow the service.

You may leave condolences online at ewingschuttesemlerfh.com


Funeral Home

Ewing-Schutte-Semler Funeral Home - Sedalia, MO
701 South Osage  Sedalia, MO, MO 65301
1-660-826-2622
Published in SedaliaDemocrat.com from Apr. 18 to Apr. 19, 2014