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Edwin S. Bowman

November 17, 1947 - October 15, 2020

Edwin S. Bowman of Wheeling, WV., age 72, passed away on October 15, 2020. Son of the late Harold and Mary (Hardwick) Bowman, he was born on November 17, 1947.

He started his career working for J.C. Penny’s as one of their youngest managers in the eastern district and was employed there for 25 years. Not only did Edwin devote himself to his one of many careers, he was also a member of St. Michael Catholic Church for 15 years. In his spare time, Edwin enjoyed being an avid golfer.

In addition to his parents, Edwin is preceded in death by his sister Patricia Murray.

He is survived by his wife of 40 years, Sue (Tauscher) Bowman; son Edwin S. (Mary) Bowman, II; daughter Diane (Todd) Horner, stepsons G. Dean (Deborah) Snyder, Gregory (Julie) Snyder, and David Snyder; brother Michael Bowman, and sister Margaret Bowman; 9 grandchildren, 1 great-grandchild; and several nieces and nephews. Edwin also leaves behind his golf family.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to The American Cancer Society or The Brain Research Foundation. Arrangements are in care of Altmeyer Funeral Home.

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