Robert L. "Bob" Bowles

Robert L. "Bob" Bowles, 50, of Shelbyville, passed away unexpectedly Thursday, March 6, 2014, at his home. Bob was born on Sept. 1, 1963 in Louisville, to Robert L. Bowles Sr. and Mary Kehl Bowles. He was a member of Church of the Annunciation in Shelbyville and worked for Roll Forming Corporation as a quality engineer. Along with his father, Bob Sr.; maternal grandparents, Ignatius and Margaret Kehl; and paternal grandparents, Roy and Maude Bowles have preceded him in death. Bob is survived by his wife, Jennifer Van Horn Bowles; mother, Mary Bowles "Sissy;" children, Nicholas, Alex, Emily, and Hailey Bowles; brother, Joe P. Bowles (Rebecca); sister, Kimberly Bowles; nieces and nephews, Gene and Elliott Beck, Bee Springs, KY, and Brittany Beck, New York, NY; as well as many special aunts and uncles, many loved cousins; and so many other family and friends who loved him very much. A Mass was held at 11 a.m. Monday, March 10, 2014, at St. Barnabas Parish, 3042 Hikes Lane, with internment following at Calvary Cemetery. Visitation was Sunday at Ratterman and Sons Funeral Home, 3800 Bardstown Road. Expressions of sympathy may be made to Mass of the Air. Online condolences may be left at

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Ratterman & Sons Funeral Home
3800 Bardstown Road Louisville, KY 40218
(502) 459-3800
Published in The Sentinel-News from Mar. 10 to Mar. 17, 2014