Wiley Austin
B: 1940-09-25
D: 2018-10-15
View Details
Austin, Wiley
Lauralee Bryant
B: 1949-09-22
D: 2018-10-14
View Details
Bryant, Lauralee
Linda Leutzinger
B: 1951-06-13
D: 2018-10-12
View Details
Leutzinger, Linda
Jack Wiley
B: 1952-02-05
D: 2018-09-27
View Details
Wiley, Jack
Daniel Jamieson
B: 1942-01-07
D: 2018-09-23
View Details
Jamieson, Daniel
Mary Beers
B: 1946-07-25
D: 2018-09-23
View Details
Beers, Mary
Ronald Martens
B: 1929-12-14
D: 2018-09-16
View Details
Martens, Ronald
Kenneth Reiter
B: 1936-07-23
D: 2018-09-16
View Details
Reiter, Kenneth
Edith Bradshaw
B: 1921-09-01
D: 2018-09-07
View Details
Bradshaw, Edith
Sue Reynolds
B: 1946-04-30
D: 2018-09-07
View Details
Reynolds, Sue
Harriett Swartz
B: 1936-12-29
D: 2018-09-04
View Details
Swartz, Harriett
Steven DeHoff
B: 1954-02-18
D: 2018-09-04
View Details
DeHoff, Steven
Ila Geren
B: 1919-08-06
D: 2018-08-30
View Details
Geren, Ila
Geraldine Bontrager
B: 1920-08-02
D: 2018-08-28
View Details
Bontrager, Geraldine
Dorothy Essery
B: 1926-08-23
D: 2018-08-24
View Details
Essery, Dorothy
Richard Hawley
B: 1932-06-12
D: 2018-08-24
View Details
Hawley, Richard
Laura Sloan
B: 1934-01-27
D: 2018-08-19
View Details
Sloan, Laura
Erma Engelbreit
B: 1926-08-27
D: 2018-08-18
View Details
Engelbreit, Erma
Marjorie Burris
B: 1921-11-24
D: 2018-08-15
View Details
Burris, Marjorie
Glenadine Hodgson
B: 1935-01-07
D: 2018-08-15
View Details
Hodgson, Glenadine
Marilla Houser
B: 1924-11-26
D: 2018-08-14
View Details
Houser, Marilla


Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
129 S. Grand P.O. Box 417
Schoolcraft, MI 49087
Phone: 269-679-5622
Fax: 269-679-5130

The Memorial Candle Program has been designed to help offset the costs associated with the hosting this Tribute Website in perpetuity. Through the lighting of a memorial candle, your thoughtful gesture will be recorded in the Book of Memories and the proceeds will go directly towards helping ensure that the family and friends of Harold Bowman can continue to memorialize, re-visit, interact with each other and enhance this tribute for future generations.

Thank you.

Select Candle

Obituary for Harold Bowman Jr.

Bowman, Harold Lloyd 7/11/1932 - 3/14/2018 Schoolcraft Bowman, Harold L. 7/11/1932 - 3/14/2018 Schoolcraft, age 85, passed away on Wednesday, March 14, 2018. Harold is the son of Harold L. Bowman Sr. and Hazel Bowman who preceded him in death. He was born in Grand Rapids, Michigan on July 11, 1932. He graduated from Kelloggsville High School in 1950 where he played football and ran track. He completed a two year degree at Grand Rapids Community College. He graduated from Michigan State University in 1954 with a degree in Mechanical Engineering. He moved to South Bend, Indiana to work at Bendix where he designed the front steering assembly on the C130. Most importantly he met his future wife Jean A. Horak of South Bend who survives him. They were joined in marriage on April 27, 1957 and were happily married for 61 years. In 1959, they moved to Northfield, Ohio where they lived until 1965 while he worked at Pneumo Dynamics Corporation. In 1965 they moved to Kalamazoo, Michigan to work at National Water Lift on airplane suspension and the development of the Abrams tank suspension for the US Army, German and South Korean versions. From 1982 until his retirement in 1997 he worked at General Dynamics in Sterling Heights, Michigan. He is survived by two sons, Scott Bowman (Houston, TX) and Randall Bowman (Aurora, CO), and three daughters, Sandra Bowman (Indianapolis, IN), Linda Costantino (Raleigh, NC) and Laura Martin (Howell, MI). He has five grandchildren, Natasha Bowman (Boulder, CO), Jacqueline Bowman (Ann Arbor, MI), Alexander Costantino (Tampa, FL), Nickolas Costantino (Raleigh, NC), and Kyra Bowman (Aurora, CO). Harold and Jean are members of the First Presbyterian Church of Kalamazoo where they volunteered and worked with the First Presbyterian Medical Clinic. They enjoyed the outdoors, especially walking the shores of Lake Michigan, the Kal-Haven Trail, and Kellogg's Forest. He also volunteered with the Michigan Nature Association. They enjoyed travelling in the western US, Canada, Japan and Costa Rica. A memorial service will be held in early June. En lieu of flowers please consider memorial contributions to the Michigan Nature Association.

To send flowers to the family of Harold Bowman Jr., please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Order Flowers
Recently Shared Condolences
Recently Shared Stories
Recently Shared Photos