Edward Bowdish, Jr. Obituary
lator. We who survive him, remember him as a dedicated and loving father. We will miss him. He has earned his rest. Survivors are Yvette Cook, Richard Maurice, Marie and Susan. EDWARD BOWDISH JR. WEYBRIDGE Edward Bowd-ish, 78, died Friday, Dec. 15, 1989, at his home after a long illness. He was born Oct. 23, 191 1, in Weybridge, the son of Edward Sr. and Edna (Elkins) Bowdish. He attended Middlebury High School and schools in Weybridge. He was a member of the Middlebury VFW Post and the DAV. He was also a member of the Green Mountain Club and the Weybridge Historical Society. He was a farmer in Weybridge and made his home there all of his life. He had been an active volunteer at the Shelburne Farms in Shelburne. He was a veteran of World War II, serving in the European campaign. In 1945, he married Ha Blaisedell in Burlington. He is survived by his wife, Ha, of Weybridge; three sons and their wives, Robert and Phyllis Bowdish, Joseph and Alice Bowdish, Michael and Lisa Bowdish, all of Weybridge; eight grandchildren and one great-grandchild; two sisters, Mary Mansfield of Newton-town, Pa., and Harriet Bowdish of Hartford, Conn.; several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held Monday at 1 p.m. at the Middle bury Congregational Church. Friends may call at the Waite Funeral Home in Middlebury today from 7 to 9 p.m. Burial will be in the spring. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Middlebury Volunteer Ambulance Association, Middlebury, Vt. 05753. Funerals Held WINOOSKI DEWEY, Mrs. Eva A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated at 9 a.m. on Saturday in St. Francis Xavier Church with the Rev. Lucien Duquette officiating. Interment will take place in the springtime. She was also predeceased by a sister, Laura O'Neil, in 1968. The bearers were Bernard Quenneville, Felix and Ted Bissonette and Allen Sexton. Arrangements were by LaVigne Funeral Home. "Home In Vermont" every Saturday EVERY WEEK IN Che Turlington JfrttPtfss 863-3441 1 '