Betty M. Bowers

Betty M. Bowers, 82, of Huntington, IN, died Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2020, at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne, IN.

Mrs. Bowers was experienced in upholstery and custom sewing and was co-owner of Norm’s Upholstery, working side by side her husband in Huntington for many years.  

She was born Nov. 13, 1937, in Huntington to Vern and Chloella Lash Heffelfinger. She married Norm Bowers in 1958, and he survives.

Additional survivors are three sons, Randy (Donna) Bowers, Rick Bowers and Norm “Butch” (Sue Parker) Bowers Jr., all of Huntington; a daughter, Terry (Russell) Slone, of Huntington; a brother, Max Heffelfinger, of Huntington; a sister, Mary (Goff) Miller, of Huntington; five grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a daughter, Rose Polson.
Calling is Friday, Jan. 17, 2020, from 10 a.m. to noon at McElhaney-Hart Funeral Home, 715 N. Jefferson St.  Huntington. A funeral service will follow immediately after at noon at the funeral home, with Rev. Matt Snodderly officiating. Burial will be at Star of Hope Cemetery, Huntington.

Memorials are to the Betty Bowers family in care of McElhaney-Hart Funeral Home, 715 N. Jefferson St., Huntington, IN  46750.
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