Mugivan BBowers Obit 6-20-1959
Mrs. Bessie Bowers, Former Peru Resident, Expires In Colorado PERU—Mrs. Bessie L. Bowers, 70, af Denver, Colo., formerly of j Peru, died of a heart attack at 1 her home last Saturday, according . to word received here. Funeral services and burial were in Denver last Monday. Mrs. Bowers was the widow of Bert Bowers, former circus owner and former president of the Wabash Valley Trust Co., here. He had been associated with the late Jerry. Mugivan in a number of large circuses. Mr. Bowers died Jan. 6,1936. released Mrs. Bowers moved from Peru about 1944 after buying a farm near Westfield, Ind. She sold it and moved to Denver, her former home, in 1951. Surviving are a sister and brother, both of Colorado and niece and nephews.