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Willie V. Bowman 1938 - 2011
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KINGMAN — Willie V. Bowman, 73, died Aug. 19, 2011. Born April 10, 1938, at Pauls Valley, Okla., he was the son Ervin and Mattie Mumford Bowman. A longtime resident of Great Bend, he was a retired oil field shop foreman. On Aug. 15, 1959, he married Leona Ingram. She died Nov. 1, 1997. On Oct. 24, 2003, he married Lou Allen-Redd. She survives.

Mr. Bowman was a member of the St. Patrick Catholic Church in Kingman and the Knights of Columbus.

Other survivors include two sons, Michael (Shandy) and Stephen; three daughters, Theresa (Karl) Habiger, Judy (Doug) Bramwell, and Cindy Powers; three brothers, Larry, Jim, and Roy; two sisters, Maudine Lackey and Johnnie Sue Logan; 12 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.

Parish rosary will be at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Kingman, followed by the funeral Mass at 10 a.m. Graveside service will be at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery in Radium. Memorials may be made to the Kingman Community Hospital Oncology Department in care of the Livingston Funeral Home.


Funeral arrangements provided by

Livingston Funeral Home*

1830 N. Main

Kingman, KS 67608


Great Bend (Kan.) Tribune, Aug. 23, 2011