The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

November 12, 2013

Gary L. Bowers, 57, Selinsgrove


The Daily Item

— SELINSGROVE — Gary L. Bowers, 57, of Art Lane, passed away on Monday, Nov. 11, 2013, at his home.

He was born Nov. 5, 1956, in Sunbury, a son of Dorothy (Swartz) Bowers, of Trevorton, and the late Mark Bowers. On March 20, 1978, he married the former Cynthia L. Dombroski, who survives.

Gary was a 1974 graduate of Line Mountain High School.

He began employment with PPL in 1977 in Shamokin Dam and later transferred to the Washingtonville plant, where he worked as a machinist.

He was a member of St. Pius X Catholic Church, Selinsgrove, and a member of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 1600.

Gary was a talented woodworker who made furniture and other pieces.

In addition to his wife and mother, he is survived by two daughters and one son-in-law, Angela N. and Scott W. Moyer and Jill M. Bowers, and two granddaughters, Riley and Avery Moyer, all of Selinsgrove; two brothers, Mark Bowers, of Dornsife, and Raymond Bowers, of Selinsgrove; and three sisters, Joanne Swank and Brenda Breinick, both of Trevorton, and Bonnie Wolfe, of Paxinos.

Friends and family may call from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday at the V.L. Seebold Funeral Home, 601 N. High St., Selinsgrove. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Friday in St. Pius X Catholic Church, 112 Fairview Drive, Selinsgrove, with Father Daniel Powell as celebrant.

Burial will follow in Orchard Hills Cemetery, Shamokin Dam.

Contributions in Gary’s memory may be made to the American Lung Association, 3001 Old Gettysburg Road, Camp Hill, PA 17011.