Eddie L. Bower, 61, to be laid to rest Friday
Eddie L. Bower, 61, of North Vernon died Friday, July 19, 2013, at the VA Medical Center in Louisville.
Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Friday at Sawyer-Pickett Funeral & Cremation Service. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until the time of service Friday. Interment will be at Indiana Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Madison.
Mr. Bower served in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1968 until 1971. He had been employed in construction. Mr. Bower enjoyed fishing, hunting and playing cards with his friends.
Born April 18, 1952, in Scottsburg, Mr. Bower was the son of William and Catherine McMillen Herr.
Survivors include three brothers, Billy Joe Bower of Pueblo, Colorado and Jerry and Paul Bower, both of North Vernon and a sister, Margaret Ann Taylor of Southport.
He was preceded in death by his parents and stepfather, Chalmer Herr.