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65TH ANNIVERSARY: Mr. and Mrs. Robert Bowman

on June 28, 2013 10:50 AM

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Bowman, of Indiana, will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary with a picnic for family and friends.

Bob and Sophia were married Jun 26, 1948, in Winchester, Va., by the Rev. Roy Schumiker.

Mr. Bowman was born in Cleveland, Ohio. He worked as an engineer and mine supervisor for R&P Coal Co. before retiring.

His wife, who was born in Philadelphia, was a telephone operator for Bell Telephone Co.

The picnic is being hosted by their three children: Deborah, married to Paul E. Henry, of Homer City; Robert Mark, at home; and Scott Bowman, married to Aileen. They have two granddaughters: Tammie, married to Luke Bryer, and Stephanie, married to Josh Varner; and three great-granddaughters: Laci, Leah and Adrioona.

The Bowmans are members of the First Christian Church of Indiana. They enjoy traveling and going to polka dances and festivals.

Mr. Bowman also enjoys going to bingo and Mrs. Bowman is an avid reader and likes to watch TV.

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