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Gilbert Bowman Obituary
Gilbert Lee Bowman died October 9, 2012 at Pathways Hospice in Loveland. He was 80. Gilbert was born June 2, 1932 in Grinnell, KS to George and Versa (LaMar) Bowman. He served in the U.S. Army from 1953-1957 as an Army Medic, stationed part of the time in Germany. He married Barbara Frances Tromey in June of 1952 in Ft. Lupton, CO, they later divorced. Gilbert was married to Geraldine Elliott on July 13, 1958 in Frederick, CO. He lived most of his life in the Frederick and Ft. Lupton area until he moved to the Aspen House in Loveland, CO two years ago. Gilbert had a variety of occupations during his life from hanging drywall, scraping, coal mining, put was predominantly in the trucking industry. His work was his life and his hobbies. He loved his sweets and everybody always loved receiving hugs from him. He was preceded in death by his wife Gerry on March 21, 2008; his son Charles “Skip” Hoffman; one brother and three sisters. Gilbert is survived by his children Larry Bowman (Beverly) of Cheyenne, WY, Roger Bowman (Nancy) of Loveland, CO, Rick Bowman of Loveland, CO, and Irene Bowman (Todd Loomis) of Loveland, CO; his brother Bill Bowman (Brenda) of Thornton; seven grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and all his friends and family at Aspen House. A visitation will be held from 4-6pm Thursday October 11, at Ahlberg Funeral Chapel. Funeral service will take place at 10am Friday October 12, at Ahlberg Funeral Chapel. Burial at Longmont Mountain View Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions to the or Pathways Hospice in care of Ahlberg Funeral Chapel. Visit to share condolences.

Published in Longmont Times-Call on Oct. 11, 2012
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