Mugivan Bowers Obit 1-16-1936

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Mugivan Bowers Obit
1-16-1936 - PeruMan Succumbs Bert Boweri, 62, Former Circus...
PeruMan Succumbs Bert Boweri, 62, Former Circus Owner and Bank President At Pern Dies The from cutters to PERU. -Ind. --.Bert Bowers, 62, well known former circui owner and president ot the Wabasn Valley Trust company of Peru for eight years, died .at-his home, 110 North Broadway;, early last night following a .four-day illness. .Death resulted from"'pn'eumonia. . He first entered the circus business frith the : late Jerry Mugivan in 1904. 1 , and; continued : with., the business until. 1926 when:· lie sold his interest to' Rlngling brothers, coming to Peru to reside. Two later he was. named head 1 of the local banking-Institution, -which position he held 1 at the time o£ his 'death. ' . " Mr. Bowers was a member of National Circus,' Fans association and the local Elks lodge. Th9 widow survives. Funeral services will be held Saturday afternoon at 2 o'clock from the Presbyterian church with the Rev. X. E. Thome officiating and burial will be made in Mt. Hope cemetery. Surviving are his wife, and a brother, Claude Wichita, Kan. The deceased was born at "Wellington, Kan. Bessie, R., of

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  1. Logansport Pharos-Tribune,
  2. 16 Jan 1936, Thu,
  3. Page 2

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