FROM THE NW INDIANA TIMES, MARCH 5, 2008:
Loren "Bub" Bowman, age 61, of Hobart, IN, passed away Friday, February 29, 2008.
He is survived by his wife, Cheryl, of Hobart; son, Mike Bowman of Hobart; two brothers: Donald (Pam) Bowman of Chesterton and Ronald Bowman of Hobart; many loving nieces and nephews. Bub was preceded in death by his parents; son, Jason Bowman; and sister, Driscilla Bowman. Mr. Bowman was retired from Carpenters Union Local 1005 and a member of Hobart Masonic Lodge 357 F.&A.M. Bub was a veteran of the U.S. Army.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, March 6, 2008 at 10:00 a.m. at Kraft Funeral Services, 370 N. County Line Road, Hobart, IN. Interment at Evergreen Cemetery in Hobart. Friends are invited to meet with the family on Wednesday from 2:00-8:00 p.m. with a Masonic service at 7:00 p.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Hospice of the Comforter in Altamonte, FL. For information, call Kraft Funeral Services: (219) 942-9866.