EAST LIVERPOOL - Robert O. Bowers, 81, of Purinton Ave., East Liverpool, died Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013 at Nentwick's Convalescent Center following a brief illness. He was born in Chester, on Feb. 5, 1932, a son of the late Orin S. and Rosetta (Neuch) Bowers.
Mr. Bowers retired from Crucible Steel where he was a line operator helper.
He graduated from Chester High School in 1950, was a veteran of the US Army serving in Korea and was a member of Holy Trinity Parish.
He is survived by two brothers, William Bowers of Lady Lake, Fla. and Thomas Bowers of Boulder City, Nev.; and a sister, Mary Hall of Chester.
Per Mr. Bowers request, there will only be private visitation and services.
Burial will be in St. Aloysius Cemetery.
The Calcutta Chapel of the Martin MacLean Altmeyer Funeral Homes have been entrusted with the arrangements.