Deceased: October 18, 2014
Visitation: Monday, October 20, 2014 3pm until 9pm at Adams-Winterfield and Sullivan Funeral Home 4343 Main St. Downers Grove
Joseph Bowery, age 89 years, of the Illinois Veterans Home-LaSalle, formerly of Downers Grove and Cicero. At peace in Christ on October 18, 2014. World War II veteran. Beloved husband of the late Santa Marie (Ledone) and is survived by his sisters Shirley (Fred) Smith and Thelma Bowery, his brother-in-law Clyde Hallowell, his daughters Mary K (Timothy Pruyn) Przybyla, Jeanne (Victor) Montoya, son John Bowery, and daughter-in-law Eileen Bowery. Joe was also survived by his fond grandchildren Joe Przybyla, Nicholas (Angela) Madsen, Maureen (Mike) Solberg, Tony Madsen, Patrick Bowery, Bob Przybyla, Dan Bowery and Brittany Bowery as well as five great grandchildren. Joe was preceded in death by his oldest son Charles Bowery, daughter-in-law Caryl (Culbertson) Bowery, wife of John, brother Theodore Bowery, sister Ann (Bowery) Hallowell as well as his parents Joseph and Catherine (Linevitch) Bowery.
Visitation Monday October 20 from 3p.m. until 9p.m.at Adams-Winterfield and Sullivan Funeral Home 4343 Main St. Downers Grove, Illinois 60515. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Tuesday 11:00 am at Holy Trinity Catholic Church 111 South Cass Avenue Westmont, Illinois 60559. Interment private Abraham Lincoln Memorial Cemetery Elwood, Illinois. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to: Wounded Warriors Project or the Veterans of Foreign War.
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