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BOWERS, Dorothy L.
BOWERS - Dorothy L. Age 88, of Franklin, NH, formerly of Cheektowaga, NY, died at Concord (NH) Hospital on October 29, 2013.
She was born in Jay, ME on June 2, 1925, the daughter of Cyril and Amanda (Cote) Fortier. Mrs. Bowers was raised in Jay, later moving to North Tonawanda, NY and to Cheektowaga, NY for 40 years before moving to Franklin in 2011. She was employed at The Holiday Inn in Cheektowaga for 27 years prior to retiring. Mrs. Bowers is the widow of William L. Bowers, Sr. who died in 1975. Family members include her four children, William L. Bowers, Jr. and his wife Karen of Augusta, GA, Marie Thomas and her husband Bob of Phoenix, AZ, Gary Bowers of Depew, NY, and Jay Bowers and his wife Debby of Franklin, NH; 12 grandchildren, many great-grandchildren; her brother, Cyril Fortier and his wife Sandy of Depew, NY, and nieces and nephews. A Prayer service will be held Friday (November 1, 2013) at 5 PM THIBAULT-NEUN FUNERAL HOME, 143 Franklin St., Franklin, NH, followed by visiting hours until 7 PM. Donations in memory of Mrs. Bowers may be made to the St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105. For directions and an online guestbook, please visit www.neunfuneralhomes.com