Mary E. (Warner) Bowles

  • Born: April 13, 1954
  • Died: January 22, 2017
  • Location: Red Lion, Pennsylvania

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Red Lion, PA 17356

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Tribute & Message From The Family


Mary Elizabeth (Warner) Bowles of Red Lion, entered into rest on Sunday, January 22, 2017 at 6:30 am at her residence at the age of 62. She was the wife of Dennis L. Bowles, whom she married in 1980, celebrating 36 years of marriage together.

She was born in Windsor on April 13, 1954 and was the daughter of Richard E. Warner and the late Helen (Workinger) Warner and step daughter of Arlene Warner of Red Lion.

Mary graduated from Red Lion High School, Class of 1972, and later graduated from Millersville University where she earned her degree in Social Studies. She was a homemaker, whom briefly worked as a substitute teacher and at the former Flinchbaugh Products in Red Lion for 7 years. She was a lifetime member of St. James Evangelical Lutheran Church in Brogue.

She is survived by her father and step mother, husband, Dennis; 2 sons, Christopher L. Bowles, Scott R. Bowles; 1 grandchild, Avery E. Bowles; a brother, David Warner, all of Red Lion and many nieces and nephews.

Viewing will be on Monday, January 30th from 6-8 pm at Burg Funeral Home, Inc., 134 W. Broadway, Red Lion, and on Tuesday, January 31st from 1-2pm at St. James Evangelical Lutheran Church; 2335 Cramer Rd., Brogue, PA. A Service of Honor and Praise will begin at 2pm at the church with her pastor, Rev. Kathleen A. Kuehl. Burial will follow at St. James Lutheran Cemetery.

In Lieu of flowers, contributions may be offered to: American Cancer Society; 924- N Colonial Ave., York, PA 17403.
Mary loved working outside and gardening. She also enjoyed going camping with her family and fishing on the boat with Dennis.
Online condolences may be offered at: www.BurgFuneralHome.com


Condolence & Memory Journal

So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Posted by Sharon and Norm Champagne - Red Lion, PA - Friend   January 29, 2017

Dear Dennis and Family.
I was so sorry to hear of Mary's passing. i have many fond memories of our days at Millersville. She was a great friend with a beautiful smile. My prayers are with you at this sad time.

Posted by Melinda Mott - Spring Grove, PA - Classmate   January 29, 2017

I send my deepest sympathy to Mary's family. She was a friend, classmate, and a wonderful person. Bless you all.

Deb Curran Red Lion, Pa. former classmate

Posted by Deb Curran - Red Lion, PA - Friend   January 28, 2017

Dennis and family,
I'm saddened to hear of the passing of Mary. I know from talking with you there were some tough times. You and your family are to be commended for the love and care you gave her over the years.

Posted by Wayne Trout - Red Lion, PA - Classmate   January 27, 2017