Everett L. Bowell

Everett L. Bowell
July 28, 1918 – Oct. 1, 2013
ARGOS- Everett L. Bowell, 95, and a lifetime Argos resident,
passed away at 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013.
Born in Argos in Walnut Township on July 28, 1918, Everett
was the son of Floyd D. and Ida Bell (Dawson) Bowell.
He attended Argos High School. In Argos in a Christian
church, Everett married Opal B. Fear on Feb. 19, 1938.
On Nov. 24, 1943 Everett joined the United States Army,
serving in Infantry during World War II. He was Honorable
Discharged on Feb. 28, 1946.
Everett worked for Gast Construction doing building construction
in Warsaw for 25 years before retiring at the age
of 60 in 1980. After retirement, he found interest in woodworking.
He was also a member of the American Legion
Post 68.
Everett is survived by his loving wife, Opal, of Argos,
nephew, Jack Miller of Mira Toma, Calif., and numerous
nieces and nephews living in the surrounding area. He was
preceded in death by his parents and sister, Donna Miller.
Memorial contributions can be made to the American
Heart Association 7272 Greenville Ave, Dallas, Texas,
Graveside services will be held
at 11 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 4, 2013 in the
Maple Grove Cemetery in Argos.
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