Ruth "Cricket" V. Bowers

The Guest Book is expired.

Ruth Virginia Bowers, "Cricket", 74 of Westminster, Maryland, died peacefully on August 9, 2016 at home. Born September 25, 1941, in Baltimore, Maryland. She was the daughter of the late Thomas Maurice Browning and Effie Marie (Bushman) Browning. She was predeceased by her husband Charles Andrew Bowers. In addition to being a devoted wife and mother, Ruth worked for Corman and Wasman's toy factory in Baltimore for many years and she also worked for Quality Cleaners of Westminster as a presser. Surviving her are Fred Ward, her devoted friend and companion with whom she resided; daughters Joyce Bowers and Marie Bower, both of Virginia: sisters Ginny Stultz, Charolet Hayse, Carol Lindsay, Ilarmay Bowers and her brother Guy Bowers; and 2 grandsons and 3 granddaughters. She was predeceased by her brother Carl Bowers and sister Betty Jane Thomas (Long). Ruth enjoyed quiet times, walks and leisure time activities with her companion (Freddy) as well as country and gospel music, singing and dancing, feeding the ducks, cooking, watching movies, dining out, and being a homemaker. She attended the Church of the Open Door in Westminster and was a devoted Christian: often spoken (she loves her Jesus). A memorial service will be held at a later date for family and friends. Memorial contributions may be made to the Carroll Hospice Dove House, 292 Stoner Ave, Westminster, Maryland 21157. Online Condolences may be made at

Funeral Home
Pritts Funeral Home
412 Washington Road
Westminster, MD 21157
Published in Carroll County Times on Aug. 10, 2016
Search Obituaries & Guest Books
You are searching
Powered by