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Dorothy Bowman

Dorothy Gleva Bowman, 90, of Cedar Rapids, died Thursday, March 19, 2015, at the Hiawatha Care Center. Celebration of Life services took place Wednesday, March 25, at Brosh Chapel in Cedar Rapids, followed by a time of fellowship in The Avacentre. Private family inurnment will be at a later date at Cedar Memorial Cemetery. 
Dorothy was born March 1, 1925, in Cedar Rapids, the daughter of Oliver Gerald and Sadie Marie (Polansky) Andreason. She graduated from St. Luke’s Nursing School and had a career as a registered nurse. Dorothy married Lloyd Bowman on August 15, 1948. She loved her family, her dogs and fully embraced life. She always had a batch of cookies for the nephews and grand nephews, and a hug and a smile for everyone. She was the heart of the family. 
Dorothy is survived by a daughter, Patricia Ann Bowman-Kurash of Baxter; two nephews, Jeffrey Dwaine (Bonita) Moses of North Liberty, and Terry John Moses of Tulsa, Okla. and two grand-nephews, Parker James Moses of Salida, Colo., and Carter Dwaine Moses of North Liberty.
She was preceded in death by husband, Lloyd Bowman; her son, David Bowman; daughter Cathy Bowman; her sister, Anna Mae Moses and her brother-in-law, Max Merlin Moses. 
Memorials may be directed to the family.