J. Herbert "Jack" Bowman, Jr.

  • Born: August 29, 1925
  • Died: February 26, 2018
  • Location: Lebanon, Pennsylvania

Porterfield-Scheid Funeral Directors & Cremation Services, Ltd.

890 Isabel Drive
James A. Porterfield, Supervisor
Lebanon, PA 17042

Tel. (717) 272-4634

Tribute & Message From The Family

J. Herbert "Jack" Bowman, Jr., 92, of Lebanon, passed away Monday, February 26, 2018 at the Lebanon Valley Home of UCC, Annville. He was the husband of the late Beatrice Markley Bowman who passed away October 10, 1996. Jack was born in Lebanon on August 29, 1925, son of the late J. H. Bowman, Sr. and Blanche Freshley Bowman.
Jack was a Navy Veteran of WWII. He was a retired electrician for the Bethlehem Steel Corp. Jack was a member of St. Mark's UCC, Lebanon and Glenn Lebanon Fire Co. He enjoyed being an avid fisherman, was a super gardener and enjoyed sports especially NASCAR.
Jack is survived by his son John H., husband of Boni Bowman of Lebanon and a close family friend Diana Pond of Fredericksburg. He was preceded in death by a brother George Bowman and sisters Ella Long and Lillian Bleichet.
Family and friends are respectfully invited to attend Jack's funeral services on Monday, March 5, 2018 at 3:00 PM from the Chapel of the Lebanon Valley Home of the UCC, 550 Main St, Annville, PA 17003. Interment with military honors will be made in Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at 10:00 AM. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions in Jack's memory may be made to Glenn Lebanon Fire Co, 1711 Grace Ave. Lebanon, PA 17046 or St. Mark's UCC, 426 N 8th St., Lebanon, PA 17046.
Arrangements entrusted to Porterfield-Scheid Funeral Directors & Cremation Services, Ltd, Lebanon. For further information please call 717-272-4634 or to share on line condolences visit www.porterfieldscheidfh.com


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Posted by Linda Buttery-Witmer - Newmanstown, PA - friend   May 01, 2018

RIP Jack- you're missed by many! Loved just talking to you. Condolences to the family

Posted by Audrey Williams - Rehrersburg, PA - Friend   March 03, 2018

so sorry for your lose

Posted by Cheryl kline - lebanon, PA - Family Friend   March 02, 2018