Joan Georgette Bowen 95, a former Frankfort resident, died at 4:20 a.m. December 19, 2016 at Arbor Grove Village Nursing Home, Greensburg, Ind. Born October 11, 1921 in Frankfort, Ind., to Beryl Hamilton & Grace (Dickerson) Goldsberry. She married James Robert Bowen at the First Christian Church, Frankfort, Ind. on November 1, 1939 and he preceded her in death on February 12, 2006. Joan was a 1939 graduate of Frankfort High School. She was a retired secretary, working for Clinton County Hospital, Community Schools of Frankfort and First Christian Church. She was a member of the First Christian Church, Frankfort, Ind., where she was active in the Esther Circle and formerly secretary and treasurer. She enjoyed crocheting, knitting & playing the piano. She created wonderful memories with her family and friends.
Visitation and Services
Services will be 12 Noon Thursday, December 22, 2016 at Goodwin Funeral Home with visiting beginning at 10 a.m. until time of service. Pastor Pam Ditson-McCall will officiate. Burial will be in Bunnell Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to Greensburg Animal Shelter, 1635 N. Park Road, Greensburg, Ind., 47240
a daughter: Karen (Larry) Weimer of Greensburg, Ind., 3 grandchildren, Jennifer (Don) Blankman, Suzanne Weimer and Matt Weimer, all of Greensburg, 2 great grandsons, Michael and David Blankman also of Greensburg.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her twin sister Joyce and 2 brothers Leon and Tharon Goldsberry.